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Discussion in 'Site Support & Announcements' started by rossbrownlee, Nov 16, 2009.

  1. rossbrownlee

    rossbrownlee Ross_S4

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    How do you make a word in your thread become a hyperlink to somewhere?
    i.e. "check this out" where the word 'this' becomes your link?

    Cheers.
     
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  3. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    When making a reply post, you need to click on 'Go advanced' on the right, so it opens up a new window with more options/functions. Now move the cursor to where you want to put your link and click on the blue blob icon with a chain link on it [​IMG], then a window pops up requesting the address you want to link to. Fill this in and hit ok, and it will pasted a string of test onto your reply with some text highlighted, now just type in the word/text you want your hyperlink linked to, then move cursor back to end of text and continue.

    Link to Black RS4 pic
     
  4. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator
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    I find it quicker to do it manually myself, ie:

    [url*=www.longweblink]Your Words[*/url]

    In the above example I've put two * in which you don't need so that you can see the workings.
     
  5. rossbrownlee

    rossbrownlee Ross_S4

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    so basically like this then!!
     
  6. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator
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    Lol yeah :thumbsup:
     

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