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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby Toons » Mon Feb 09, 2015 10:04 pm

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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby psteinx » Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:51 am

Test test test. Test test test.
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby psteinx » Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:52 am

Interesting. It appears that the forum software automatically converts a double space after a period to a single space.

After the original version of this sentence is 1 space. Continuation.

After the original version of this sentence is 2 spaces. Continuation.

After the original version of this sentence is 3 spaces. Continuation.
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby psteinx » Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:53 am

And for all 3 test sentences above, there was conversion to a single space...
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby #Cruncher » Tue Feb 10, 2015 12:05 pm

psteinx wrote:Interesting. It appears that the forum software automatically converts a double space after a period to a single space.
The forum software isn't collapsing the spaces. They are still there as shown below. Your browser is doing it, following the behavior prescribed by HTML rules. (Cf. Why don't space characters show on Web pages?.) If you need to have multiple spaces preserved, use a "code" block, as I've done below with text quoted from your post:
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After the original version of this sentence is 1 space.  Continuation. [ actually there are 2 spaces ]
After the original version of this sentence is 2 spaces.  Continuation.
After the original version of this sentence is 3 spaces.   Continuation. 
See Outputting code or fixed width data in the Wiki for more info.
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby LadyGeek » Tue Feb 10, 2015 4:31 pm

Thanks for providing a clear explanation.

There's just one minor point - Outputting code or fixed width data is from the forum FAQ, located at the top right corner, to the right of the Forum Policy.
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby SanityCheck » Thu Feb 19, 2015 11:23 am

Test post in bold
test post in italics
test underlining
test in red
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby summerof42 » Thu Feb 19, 2015 11:49 am

Just testing here

[u]Funds:[/u
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby summerof42 » Thu Feb 19, 2015 2:25 pm

Test in underlining
Test in Italics
Testing in Bold
Testing in font color
Not sure what "List" or "List=" does?
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby Peculiar_Investor » Thu Feb 19, 2015 2:49 pm

If you hover your mouse over each code it will explain what it does and how.
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[list]
[*]First bullet
[*]Second bullet
[*]Third bullet
[/list]

Produces the following:
  • First bullet
  • Second bullet
  • Third bullet
Want it numbered, use list=1
  1. First bullet
  2. Second bullet
  3. Third bullet
Want it to use alpha characters, use list=a
  1. First bullet
  2. Second bullet
  3. Third bullet
Using list=i
  1. First bullet
  2. Second bullet
  3. Third bullet
Lawyers might like:
  1. First bullet
    1. First bullet
      1. First bullet
      2. Second bullet
      3. Third bullet
    2. Second bullet
    3. Third bullet
  2. Second bullet
  3. Third bullet
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby summerof42 » Thu Feb 19, 2015 4:29 pm

Just testing. . . for some reason I couldn't get bold, underline or list to work. Will try again.

bold
underline
italic
    test 1
    test 2
    test 3
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby summerof42 » Thu Feb 19, 2015 4:30 pm

Tried every which-way to use bullet.

clicked [*] typed word. Also tried typing the word inside the brackets, after the brackets... what's the secret?

  • First bullet
  • Second bullet
  • Third bullet

  • First bullet
  • Second bullet
  • Third bullet
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Re: Please Try Out Test Posts Here

Postby Peculiar_Investor » Thu Feb 19, 2015 4:41 pm

summerof42 wrote:Try every which-way to use bullet.

clicked [*] typed word. Also tried typing the word inside the brackets, after the brackets... what's the secret?

Click Select all on my post and then copy the code and give it a try. Or click Quote on my post and you can see the structure that I used.
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