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How do you post from one thread to another?

Discussion in 'Board Business' started by Vash01, Feb 11, 2014.

  1. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

    Is it possible to quote a post from a thread that is already closed into a new thread and then post in the new thread? If yes, how?

    Thanks in advance.
  2. MNC

    MNC Bringer of Ice Cream

    Best done with two open tabs:

    1. Highlight and copy text
    2. Click on the quote button or add the [*quote*] tags on your own
    3. Paste text into quote tags
    4. Edit quote tag to read [*QUOTE=nameofposter]
    5. Post

    Click the #number in the top right corner of the post, copy the number that now shows up at the end of the url
    add that to original quote tag [*QUOTE=Nameofuser;Postnumber]

    This adds that little arrow that takes you back to the original post when you click it.

    Example from the closed reputation FAQ thread