Re: Ask Questions Here!
> they have brackets around the word "QUOTE=frazzledfozzle;986471" and "/QUOTE". I can't actually put the brackets in or it would turn it into a quote.
Using the above example, here is what it should look like with brackets in your Compose Reply window:
[QUOTE=frazzledfozzle;986471] quoted words here[/QUOTE]
Once posted, it would look like this:
Originally Posted by frazzledfozzle
A key concept is that brackets  must always be balanced. There must be a closing bracket "]" for every opening bracket "[". If the brackets are not balanced, part of the BBCode itself will be displayed and quotes won't be in that nice box with the clickable link.
The above example with displayed BBCodes was accomplished with the use of the BBCode tag "NOPARSE". More on that and all BBCode is available in the BBCode link at the very bottom of every thread page.
Last edited by Rader Sidetrack; 08-15-2013 at 08:15 AM.
Reason: add more
ultracrepidarian >> noting or pertaining to a person who criticizes, judges, or gives advice outside of his expertise