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How do you insert html code into a forum post ?

cassie
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How do you insert html code into a forum post ?

Does anyone know how to put html code (the <a href etc ...) into a forum post for anchor text ?

It only says "add comment" on the page, and nothing else.

There is a name box, email box, and comment box.

The actual html code shows up when I try to post it. I have viewed the page source of others, who use the <a href etc .... format.

Very frustrating!

Thank you.
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faradina
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It depends on the forum. In most forums PhPBB code is used and html code will not work. Your best option to insert a link with anchor text is to go "Advanced". In this, forum, for example, you would click the "Post Reply" button to go advanced.
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