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Thread began 5/01/2013 9:00 pm by mrs | Last modified 5/08/2013 10:39 am by mrs | 449 views | 4 replies

Jason ByrnesWebAssist

this will take quite a bit of custom coding to accomplish, We could help implement this in a premiere support appointment.

The basic Idea is this:

We have custom markup tags that we support, for a quote the tag is:

[ quote by="name"]quote goes here[ /quote]

(i added a space to the quote tags to prevent the translator from treating them as a quote)

We then write a php function that acts as a translator to convert the custom mark up to HTML markup:
<div class="quote"><h2>by: name</h2>quote goes here</div>

to get the quote we store the username and text from the original post into a hidden field and when someone checks the quote option we move it into the textarea using the pre-defined markup as described above.

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