Grey highlight shading to indicate a quote.

Discussion in 'Photo.net Site Help' started by ronald_duren, Sep 5, 2016.

  1. How do you get the grey highlight in a response to indicate you are quoting the OP or a respondent.
     
  2. How do you get the grey highlight in a response to indicate you are quoting the OP or a respondent.​
    Once the part you want to quote is in the response box, you select it, then press the " symbol at the top of the box. It will indent it and will be marked for quoting. You will see the highlight after you submit.
     
  3. I never knew that. Thanks Ronald.
     
  4. For what it's worth, you can do the same thing if you type HTML in manually by using the <blockquote> tag.
    How do you get the grey highlight in a response to indicate you are quoting the OP or a respondent.​
    Once the part you want to quote is in the response box, you select it, then press the " symbol at the top of the box. It will indent it and will be marked for quoting. You will see the highlight after you submit.​
    This can be particularly useful because you can nest the blockquotes in manual HTML. In the WYSIWYG interface, if you try to quote something twice, it un-quotes it.
     
  5. Thanks Hector and Andrew I never noticed that now obvious symbol.
     

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