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the Programming Forum is great for amateur programmers to discuss code but when I use the greater than or less than symbols it cuts the whole line out thinking it is some kind of forum code when in reality it is not
so I feel in addition to the Bold, Italic, Link, Image, and Quote buttons there should be a Code button as well
thank you for your time
You can use < and > to get tags as such below:
Dang. Didn't work.
The codes are '& l t ;' and '& g t ;' without spaces or quotations.
showing an example of a code is very case sensitive I cant just throw weird characters in there
It's not a text version of a replacement... It's HTML code for less than and greater than signs, respectively, which take the appearance of those signs. Find and replace does wonders. It shows up less than and greater than signs, anyways.
Copying from the example into non-HTML-based editors will show up as actual less-than and greater-than signs, not the code. I don't think you'll have to worry about it.
I personally feel that spending extra time trying to show something very simple is counter productive. Not only will I need to know html coding but the other has to know and understand it as well. It is a completely different area than simply programming a game in actionscript.
hey look I posted.....
oops made mistake another post....
crap I look like a noob now..... third post
I think you know what I mean
It's just two symbols, and it comes up as the signs, so unless the other person plans on typing examples as well, I don't think it would be incredibly complicated. All you have to remember, to get the < symbol, is to use an ampersand (&, abbreviated 'less than' (lt), and a semicolon (, and for the > symbol, an ampersand (&, abbreviated 'greater than' (gt), and a semicolon (. You could just copy the code in a text editor of sorts, and replace all '<' with '<', and all '>' with '>'. Then you can paste it on the forums and post it, and it should work and look alright.
Sorry if it seems overly complicated. I have a knack for making people confused, so I understand if you find it too much work for a self-fix.
no I fully understand what you are saying, did some research and yes It does work
But... if you look at this thread here you can see that we are conversing back n forth on different ways to approach the code. The point still gets across
This is what I am anticipating as a typical conversation in the programming section, But I guess we can tell every thirteen year old who want's to make games that he need;s to learn html and mix with code
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