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  • Looks like It !!

  • Mike you are not the only one who has done this.    When Tiger first was teaching me to do posh links and I couldnt get it, it was because I was mixing the two boxes up and putting the wrong text/url in the wrong boxes LOL.....    Tiger will get you doing it in no time LOL....

  • Morning Mary. Thanks...let's hope so !. Otherwise it might as big a problem as me on Music Night!!.

  • Right you see how I have highlighted your text by drawing the cursor over it

     

     

     

  • Mary GK

    Mike you are not the only one who has done this.    When Tiger first was teaching me to do posh links and I couldnt get it, it was because I was mixing the two boxes up and putting the wrong text/url in the wrong boxes LOL.....    Tiger will get you doing it in no time LOL....

    Nothing like recommendations from satisfied pupils who usually can then do things far better than I can! :)

  • Yes.

  • Mike

    Yes.

    Well assuming you are using a PC you now right click that highlighted area and a menu comes us. One option is Copy and you click this. The highlighted text is then copied to a store on the computer called a Clipboard.

  • OK. did that now where do I find the clipboard?.

  • Mike

    OK. did that now where do I find the clipboard?.

    I have no idea where the clipboard lives. All I know is how I can retrieve the contents when I want to.

    Have you managed to copy that text to your clipboard?

     

  • Tiger

    Mike

    OK. did that now where do I find the clipboard?.

    I have no idea where the clipboard lives. All I know is how I can retrieve the contents when I want to.

    Have you managed to copy that text to your clipboard?

     

    I've done the highlight and copy bit but I cannot,at the momemt, find Clipboard. Just exploring windows help !.

  • No need to look. Just follow.

  • Yep see above.

  • Tiger

    No need to look. Just follow.

     

    Ok. Awaiting further instructions!.

  • Now I open a new post

    I choose the point where I want to inset the contents of the clipboard and use a right click at that point. A menu will come up and one of the options is <paste>  you click this and the contents of the clipboard is pasted into the post  like so

     

    Sorry,I have no idea what a clipboard is!.

  • Well assuming you are using a PC you now right click that highlighted area and a menu comes us. One option is Copy and you click this. The highlighted text is then copied to a store on the computer called a Clipboard.  You mean like this