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New computer ... and I can't "quote" another poster
Jan 3rd, 2017 at 12:09am
Hello, everyone.

I received a new laptop computer, an HP Notebook running Windows 10, and while it works very well in general, I just attempted to quote someone's post in the general slinging forum and for reasons I don't know, neither of the quote buttons worked.

Eventually, I simply copied and pasted the text I wanted to quote, and then I added a simple set of "quote" tags (but I couldn't remember how to add the name of the poster I was quoting).

If anyone knows what the cause of this problem is, and whether there's something I can do to rectify the problem, please let me know. Thanks!
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Re: New computer ... and I can't "quote" another poster
Reply #1 - Jan 5th, 2017 at 7:58am
well your biggest problem is most likely windows 10.
It's hand down the worst os microsoft have ever released.

Try using firefox as a web browser rather then Edge (which is seriously buggy).

Also check what forum template you are using - that makes the most difference:

And hey, welome back Thumbs Up

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