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    This is the first forum I've ever seen where a post from 2001 is followed by posts from 2010, 2009 and then 2001 again. My account settings is set to display "oldest first", which I assume means ordered by date as well, not shuffled. Is this a bug?

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    Quote Originally Posted by patdrummond View Post
    This is the first forum I've ever seen where a post from 2001 is followed by posts from 2010, 2009 and then 2001 again. My account settings is set to display "oldest first", which I assume means ordered by date as well, not shuffled. Is this a bug?
    Some of them could be 'sticky's'
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    How is 'Text Formatting' re enabled
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    When inserting a link, their is NO option to add text.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roderunner View Post
    When inserting a link, their is NO option to add text.

    You need to select the text first, and with the text selected, add the link.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tedshemyers View Post
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    Looks like the loose ends are getting nailed down quickly. Man, it's great having all of this support!

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    Not as last attachment

    Quote Originally Posted by ruirib View Post
    You need to select the text first, and with the text selected, add the link.
    This is what I'm looking for:-

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    I'm afraid that's not available. Doing as I told you will provide the same end result.

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    Crabby Road E-Cards

    I just copy/pasted my url into the link box and when it came up I deleted the 2nd set of urls and inserted my text and it worked

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    At the bottom of the click on "BB code". See the various tags and examples.

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    Quote Originally Posted by satrow View Post
    I changed my Message Editor settings to the Standard Editor from Advanced and it fixed the annoyances I was having
    Well that's not a place I'd have looked! Thanks for the tip.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roderunner View Post
    When inserting a link, their is NO option to add text.
    Change your editor, as advised by satrow a few posts ago.

    cheers, Paul

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    I don't have an edit button for some of my posts. In this thread it's ones from a few days ago. I'll check on other threads and see if it's consistent.

    cheers, Paul

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paul T View Post
    Change your editor, as advised by satrow a few posts ago.
    cheers, Paul
    I am using standard editor and can only post 'link' URL but not add text. Tried deleting cookies NO change.
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