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Topic # 83534 18-May-2011 12:40 Send private message

Maybe I'm thick or something but I dont seem to be able to put the outline box around quotes when I reply to postings.
I've tried "fieldset" which appears to work in preview but not when posted to the forum. Same with other methods I've tried.
I'm not at all familiar with Java and the editing buttons don't seem to offer an outline box.
I've tried the help on the reply editor without success.
Therefore I just italicise the quotes but would like to outline them as others do.
Help please?

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  Reply # 470471 18-May-2011 12:49 Send private message

You click the quote button in the top right hand coner of the post.

This puts [ quote ] [ /quote ] tages around a post



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  Reply # 470475 18-May-2011 12:58 Send private message

jbard: You click the quote button in the top right hand coner of the post.

This puts [ quote ] [ /quote ] tages around a post


Thanks. I knew it had to be something simple I was missing.

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  Reply # 470687 18-May-2011 18:04 Send private message

you can also just type the open/close tags manually too

manual quote in quick reply




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