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    Last edited by Bhikkhu Pesala; 05.05.2021, 11:13 PM. Reason: Updated for new forum code.

    #2
    Guidelines on Formatting Posts


    There is no need to format your posts at all, but the options are there, if you want to use them.
    • Avoid the use of coloured text for the entire post as it is harder to read.
    • Use bullets or numbered lists to organise your thoughts
    • Break long passages into paragraphs
    • Avoid underlining, it looks like a link, but is not. Italics is preferable for emphasis.

    You can paste a direct link in several ways:
    • Just type a valid address. www.irfanview.com and it will be automatically converted to a link.
    • Select some text first, then use the Link Icon to make it into a link: Download
    • Select a smiley or graphic, then use the Link Icon to make it into a link:
    • You can post links to pictures too: Grosberg Toolbar


    There is no need to SHOUT (all caps is harder to read and is considered to be bad forum etiquette, like shouting). Use bold or italic formatting instead.

    Any posts that use very large print for the entire post may be edited. Use a larger font size for a heading by all means, but using a large font for the whole post is impolite. If you are short-sighted like me, use your browser to zoom in as much as you need to read the standard text size comfortably.
    Last edited by Bhikkhu Pesala; 18.09.2016, 09:52 AM.
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      #3
      System Details:
      It is often necessary to know which version of IrfanView you are using on which Windows OS when diagnosing problems. Your hardware may also be relevant to some performance issues.

      The forum code was updated so one can no longer add one's system details, and the signature is not editable either. The best you can do is paste a note below your report like this:
      Specs: AMD Ryzen 5 3400G, 8 Gb on Win 10 64-bit 2004 build 19042.1052 • IrfanView 4.58
      Last edited by Bhikkhu Pesala; 20.06.2021, 04:50 AM.
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        #4
        Resolving Threads:
        As far as I can tell, there is no easy way to mark a thread as resolved. Users or moderators can edit the topic title to add a [Solved] Prefix.
        If a post is helpful to you, please click the Like button beneath the post. If it is offensive, please click the icon to report the post, rather than starting a flame-war.
        Last edited by Bhikkhu Pesala; 03.09.2021, 12:38 PM.
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