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Old 18 May 2011, 13:31   #21
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Originally Posted by Polwart View Post

You just have the basic editor turned on (this is good if you are a vBulletin supergeek (think of a certain redbay fan) who has memorised all the 'commands' - but for mere mortals the wysiwyg (what you see is what you get) editor is easier - but will use a little more bandwidth etc.

So to change that click my link which says "Edit options" in my earlier post. Near the top of the screen there is an antispam question which you need to answer (with boat) and then scroll to the very bottom. There there is a drop down menu - change this to wysiwyg. Save.

Should be fixed.

Cheers Neil got it and the spam question. Tx
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Old 19 May 2011, 00:48   #22
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Originally Posted by kerny View Post
No anti spam question came up when I changed it !!
Thanks got it now with all the smilies as well
PS! No spam question came up for me either

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Old 06 June 2011, 16:41   #23
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NOTE - The new site update (Forum Update on Monday - Q & A) now means you can embed any youtube video by directly pasting the full youtube url into your post (no longer need to use the special YOUTUBE tags or work out the video ID).
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Old 09 June 2011, 11:14   #24
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The new forum ROCKS Its soooo easy ! even i can do it !!!
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Old 26 November 2013, 03:54   #25
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Hey guys, is it possible to activate embed function for Vimeo video's?
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Old 02 December 2013, 16:16   #26
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Originally Posted by Rop View Post
Hey guys, is it possible to activate embed function for Vimeo video's?
Yes - this has been added. Here's what you need to know:

A typical vimeo url has a string of numbers at the end like this: ht tp:// m/channels/staffpicks/80209061

To embed, extract the numbers (video ID) and either wrap it in these tags: [ vimeo] [ /vimeo] (removing all spaces) or use the new tool on the advanced editor tool bar to add the tags. Then simply paste the number in between the opposing center brackets.

The video should render in the post like this:

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Old 04 November 2015, 06:06   #27
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Old 27 October 2017, 08:39   #28
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