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Question about linked text
« on: February 19, 2020, 12:05:23 PM »

I would like to how do I replace a url with linked text?
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2020, 12:10:47 PM »

I would like to how do I replace a url with linked text?

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[url=https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/mapping/popest/gpw-v4/]Link[/url]
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Link
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2020, 12:50:53 PM »

I would like to how do I replace a url with linked text?

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[url=https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/mapping/popest/gpw-v4/]Link[/url]
becomes

Link
Ok, Thank you.
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2020, 02:19:00 PM »



I would like to how do I replace a url with linked text?

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[url=https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/mapping/popest/gpw-v4/]Link[/url]
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Link

Okm Thank you.

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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2020, 02:56:08 PM »

I knew pretty much nothing about foruming when I joined.
But maybe I'm strange in that I didn't find posting below the final [/quote] to be a complicated concept.
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2020, 02:58:02 PM »

I knew pretty much nothing about foruming when I joined.
But maybe I'm strange in that I didn't find posting below the final [/quοte] to be a complicated concept.

If the number of opening quote tags is greater the number of closing quote tags, it will automatically add a [/quοte] at the end, even if you put your text at the bottom.

(note: I changed the "o" in "[/quοte]" to an omicron so that it doesn't mess with formatting)
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2020, 01:42:50 AM »

I knew pretty much nothing about foruming when I joined.
But maybe I'm strange in that I didn't find posting below the final [/quοte] to be a complicated concept.

If the number of opening quote tags is greater the number of closing quote tags, it will automatically add a [/quοte] at the end, even if you put your text at the bottom.

(note: I changed the "o" in "[/quοte]" to an omicron so that it doesn't mess with formatting)

If you surround text with code tags, it ignores the formatting.

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[quote]carpool tunnel syndrome[/quote]
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2020, 02:05:04 PM »

If you surround text with code tags, it ignores the formatting.

But then, unless I'm mistaken, the word cannot be rendered in-line with your sentence.
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Re: Question about linked text
« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2020, 02:06:24 PM »

If you surround text with code tags, it ignores the formatting.

But then, unless I'm mistaken, the word cannot be rendered in-line with your sentence.

That is correct.
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