How to Make to Text Bold or Italic in Reviews

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Re: How to Make to Text Bold or Italic in Reviews

Post by Gravy » 05 Aug 2019, 20:22

Kane14 wrote:
05 Aug 2019, 16:45
I am trying to do my review and I don't have the taskbar above the text box that is will allow me to make text bold or itialized. What do I need to do to fix?
The short-cuts have not been added to the new review submission form, yet, so you need to manually type in the code. :tiphat:
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Post by Nic Eliza » 06 Aug 2019, 16:31

I really don't get it
Regular text. bold text. regular text

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Post by Nic Eliza » 06 Aug 2019, 16:50

regular text bold text regular text italics text

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Post by CharHeikkila » 06 Aug 2019, 17:43

Regular text. bold text. Regular text.

Regular text. italic text. Regular text.

just testing as I am a newcomer

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Post by Estilo22 » 09 Aug 2019, 09:44

Test

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Post by Syeda Shadan » 09 Aug 2019, 10:28

Regular text. Bold text. Regular text

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Post by Teachainy11 » 09 Aug 2019, 11:47

Regular text. Test. Regular text.hello. testing for italic.

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Post by Tam23 » 12 Aug 2019, 07:46

italic bold

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Post by prowlingivy » 13 Aug 2019, 08:31

@prowlingivy
I'm stuck with this making text bold and italic. I've been trying for weeks.
Regular text. bold text. Regular text.

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Post by Gravy » 13 Aug 2019, 20:38

prowlingivy wrote:
13 Aug 2019, 08:31
prowlingivy
I'm stuck with this making text bold and italic. I've been trying for weeks.
Regular text. bold text. Regular text.
The first posts explains how and gives examples of what it should look like before submitting, and this thread is for specifically for practicing it.

What happened to this post is you didn't close the code, so your while post booked from that point on. You need to close the code to change back to regular text.
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Post by Delioness » 13 Aug 2019, 20:54

Testing the mic.

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Post by Brnlan » 14 Aug 2019, 14:43

Test for bold.

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Post by andreadreamer » 15 Aug 2019, 19:38

I found this very helpful and easy to follow, thanks. 😁

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Post by Wanja Hannah » 17 Aug 2019, 05:09

This is very helpful especially to newbies. Thank you.
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Post by Tarina1 » 17 Aug 2019, 16:22

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