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Discussion in 'Computers' started by madbluemad, Jun 30, 2009.

  1. madbluemad

    madbluemad

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    Hi Folks

    When leaving an answer to a post a lot of people leave a link to a web page. Instead of just leaving the web page address they say click here .

    How do you do that.

    Cheers
    Jim
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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    Jim. your link's not working ... :Laughing:

    To do the clever link thingy ...

    highlight the word you want as a link (a right click and drag your mouse) , then click on the Link Icon , paste the url and jobs done ..

    htw

    Jim
     
  3. madbluemad

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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    OK, I copied your page url , typed "here" , then highlighted it..
    click on the Link button on the posting box menu bar, ( the one under the little smiley icon)
    paste the url and click ok ..

    here

    maybe I better stick to electrics rather than teaching putter .. :Doh:
     
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    Hi Jim, look at the HOW TO section HERE The posts at the top have videos in them and show you how to add pictures or links to posts:thumb:
     
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    Hi Jim

    If you go to Website help and then open sub forum 'How To' .... among others, Jim has put up a great video 'The Right way to add a link to your posts'

    Thats how I learnt anyway :thumb: Guess I should have put a link to it :Doh:

    Julia

    Sorry Jim a bit late as always !
     
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    when you click on the link icon and the box opens make sure you either delete the HTTP// in the URL address bar or change it in the 'Type' box above to 'other'. then paste the URL.
    easier to delete the existing HTTP.
    otherwise it will enter HTTP// twice and the link probably wont work.

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