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PostPost by: MartinH » Fri Sep 25, 2015 12:44 pm

I note that a number of people reply to posts quoting part of a previous post and the posters name, usually in a blue text box.
How is this done please

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PostPost by: ken ob » Fri Sep 25, 2015 12:50 pm

I would like to know that as well please.

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PostPost by: 661 » Fri Sep 25, 2015 2:28 pm

ken ob wrote:I would like to know that as well please.

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Press the 'quote ' button , rather than the' reply' button.
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PostPost by: ken ob » Fri Sep 25, 2015 3:24 pm

661 wrote:
ken ob wrote:I would like to know that as well please.

Ken


Press the 'quote ' button , rather than the' reply' button.


Thanks 661 but what if i only want to quote part of a paragraph for example ?

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PostPost by: Chancer » Fri Sep 25, 2015 3:27 pm

Delete what you dont want including the bits quoting other people and their quote codes.

ken ob wrote:i only want to quote part of a paragraph
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PostPost by: 661 » Fri Sep 25, 2015 3:30 pm

ken ob wrote:
661 wrote:
ken ob wrote:I would like to know that as well please.

Ken


Press the 'quote ' button , rather than the' reply' button.


Thanks for example ?

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I don't know how others do it but once you are writing the reply in 'quote', you can delete the bits you don't want.

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