How to use [quote] [/quote] ie selectively quote someone else's post?
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I mean if I am replying to one sentence out of a 100-sentence post, I'd like to be able to just have that in my quote box. Thank you
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Quote twice with dots between the quotes?
Indeed you can.
You can also reply to different bits ... if you know what you're doing.
How did I do this? I clicked on the Toggle button </> and edited my reply. Doing it that way means you can easily copy the quote (or the quote header and end) and so selectively quote. Things are a lot harder to do though if you're trying to selectively quote several parts of a big post.
So a bit more technical than other forums but still do-able. [quote] became blockquote and [/quote] became /blockquote