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PT, why won't you let me voice my excitement?

Dear PT,
I am approaching my second 10% weight loss goal. and I'm so excited!!! Unfortunately, I can't type numbers in CAPS, and I can't bold my font or use bigger font... so I can't "voice" my excitement very well. Now, size 72 font would get boring, but what about the basic bold, italics, and underline options? At least for teams/groups? I love PT!!! (but I'm excited and I can't say what I want to say, with 'feeling')... :)

Fri. Nov 17, 11:54pm

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I agree....can we add some minimal HTML coding?

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 8:44 AM

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Oh wait... does this work?

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 8:45 AM

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OP - Apparently you can add HTML coding on here!!! This is news!

Use < then the letter b, then the > to do bold and then

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 8:46 AM

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i love it!

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 9:26 AM

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Saturday, November 18, 2006, 9:26 AM

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I've learned a new trick!

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 9:27 AM

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OP here..

Thank you all! I can't get it to work in my community posts though?

Also, what's the code for italics/multiple (say bold & underline?)
Thank you all so much!


Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:17 PM

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I'm also not sure why it bolded my entire post? <\b>

let's try again...

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:18 PM

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To stop the bold you have to do the < sign and then the / and then the b and the final close >
It is hard to write how to do this in a post because the it does it. :)
I will use * instead of the open and close < >

*b* to bold
*i* italics
*u* underline

to close put a / in front of the letter and use the same format */b*, etc. To use more than one tag, just put them in line *b**u**i* then close all three at the end....

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:45 PM

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luv ya

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:49 PM

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Lets see if this works

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:51 PM

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Now I am Getting Excited!!!

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 12:52 PM

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<36>is this a font size?

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 3:47 PM

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uh, no. okay, how do you increase the font size?

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 3:48 PM

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text goes in here

you can insert a new font or font size....

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 4:12 PM

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lets try that again


Saturday, November 18, 2006, 4:13 PM

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this is the single silliest PT thread EVER!!!!

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 4:14 PM

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It is SILLY! :)

Perhaps PT could put this in their help section to show people how to do this? :)

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 4:42 PM

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Oh and the reason it is so silly is that we can't edit our posts!!!

Please PT bring on the EDITING feature!!

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 4:43 PM

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how do you change the font size?

Saturday, November 18, 2006, 5:06 PM

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OP here:

Thank you all for all of your help!

You are all fabulous!


Saturday, November 18, 2006, 6:35 PM

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not me

Sunday, November 19, 2006, 8:34 PM

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please explain how to change the font size!

Sunday, November 19, 2006, 10:32 PM

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This is a test of the bold function
This is a test of the italic function
This is a test of the underline function
<18> This is a test of the font function <18>

Monday, November 20, 2006, 9:21 AM

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font size

guess I don't have the font thing down nor the how to turn a command off now trying to test turning underline off. Can someone please tell me how to increase/decrease font size?

Monday, November 20, 2006, 9:23 AM

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font size!
font size...
font size.
please explain.

Monday, November 20, 2006, 9:45 AM

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Just testing...

This text is bold

This text is strong

This text is big

This text is emphasized

This text is italic

This text is small

This text contains


This text contains


Monday, November 20, 2006, 10:57 AM

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awesome. you rule

*b* i like the thread *b*

Monday, November 20, 2006, 8:17 PM

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Tuesday, November 21, 2006, 10:35 PM

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this is such a great thread K3 (Gee here by the way)
Hmmm, can I get it to work....

Thursday, November 23, 2006, 9:22 PM

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Guess - might have to get you to show me some other time when I have excitement to express if it gets sorted for posts lol

Thursday, November 23, 2006, 9:23 PM

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I'll try to show you.

For font size, put font size= 4 (or whatever size you want) inside the brakets with /font after the phrase (also in the brakets). But this is not comparable to Word size. Below I'll do a 4 as an example.


Commands for font style and colour are basically the same . Use font face= new times roman (or any font) between the brackets or font color= #ff0000. You can also combine these inside one set of brackets and you only need /font to turn it all off.

I'll try to do an example now, but if all else fails go to the link below and look at the HTML tag sections and color chart, etc.

Good luck!


Friday, November 24, 2006, 5:07 AM

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8;45 Thanks for the Laugh! How did you get it BOLD I tried Wah Wah

Friday, November 24, 2006, 8:09 PM

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losing weight is great!

Saturday, November 25, 2006, 5:30 PM

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z i hope this works

Saturday, November 25, 2006, 10:43 PM

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I love this!

Saturday, November 25, 2006, 10:53 PM

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