|How do I Copy and paste a quote from one post and add it to mine|
Posted: 10/25/2006 9:27:12 PM
To learn how to quote forum passages, click here --> FAQ - BOLD ITALICS UNDERLINE & QUOTE (HTML Tutorial)
You will also need to know how to copy/paste to make your life easier
How To Copy and Paste:
Take your mouse, and place your cursor at the beginning of the text in the box below.
Next, click and hold the left mouse button, while pulling your mouse over the text. This should highlight the text.
(For web page URLs found in your browser's address bar, simply click on the URL and it should hilight)
Now release the left mouse button.
Now, with the cursor over the highlighted text, right click the mouse for options, and select 'copy'.
Now click in the empty box below , or somewhere in an empty area of a document/email /or forum post that you wish to copy to.
Right click your mouse again, and select 'paste' and you will have copied and pasted the text.
and paste is the same as above, except you choose 'cut', instead of 'copy'.
To Highlight an entire page : Press 'Ctrl' + 'A'.
To Copy: Highlight an area, as shown above,
then hold 'Ctrl' + 'C' .
To Paste: Click your mouse where you want
the text pasted, and then press 'Ctrl' + 'V'
The ability to cut, copy, and paste is found in
most programs. Sometimes, the ability to do these tasks via the mouse is
disabled, but is still quickly achieved through the use of the shortcuts