To bring your Avatar from the old site…
Go to old site…
Find your Avatar…
Right click it
Click “Save Image As”
Give it a name and save it to your desktop
On the new site…
Click the round picture or letter in the top right corner
Click the gear (it’s kinda small)
Scroll down to the “Profile Picture” section
Click the pencil below it
Click “Upload Picture”
Find it on your desktop
These instructions are for a Windows computer.
To see the different forums here, click…
You got the fact that you can use BBCode on text. The code is (u)underline(/U) but using brackets “[ ]” instead of parenthesis.
How do delete PMs?
When you open the message, you’ll see your own user name among the participants. There’s a little x. Hit the x.
I found that clicking on the Sean Hannity pic took me to all the threads.
When I’ve used the blockquote function it leaves the word “blockquote” in the quote. Is that the way it’s supposed to be?
I found it (which I bet others have and may have posted), but…
Click your Avatar circle in the top right corner, then…
Preferences (the small gear)
Just start typing names.
One ignore button, as stated, not a complete ignore.
I think you just post the link: (also, this is how you post pictures?)
lol - thanks! I could have sworn I gave that a go but I guess not.
You don’t have to post the link to pictures.
Find the picture you want
Right click to open the context menu
Go to your post
Someone can check me on this but I THINK it posts a local copy of the image instead of “hot linking” to the picture. (Which, in a rare case, “hot linking” could cause a problem if the source site changes the image but keeps the same link.)
Feel free to add to this, but please test your skills in “new forum is a welcome surprise” thread so as not to clutter this one.
Also, if you came from the original forum, pm me or post in the Welcome Surprise thread and I can up your trust level which will allow you more than 15 posts per day.
You may also pm me at the other forum if you need additional assistance.
Click reply button under someone’s post, click hamburger icon top right of reply box, type response at bottom leaving a space between your text and quoted post.
Multiquoting and highlight quoting:
Just checking to see how the quote function works
I resized it by changing the 333x500 to 150x350. And again at 50x150:
Why does it not pick up who you’re quoting sometimes. Is it a time thing?
Switch to dark theme:
The dark theme is as startling as the default. It would be nice to have a compromise between the two.
LOL I’m more of a beige kind of guy.