View Full Version : Computers and me!

May 20th, 2005, 03:07 PM
I have a script. It's been formatted in 'Word'. Is it possible to submit it here without losing all the tabs, bolds, italics et al ?

May 21st, 2005, 12:43 AM
Unfortunately, no. You can put the bold and italics back in using BBCode after you copy and paste but tab doesn't work here. When you hit submit, it just goes back to a block format. We use an extra line in between paragraphs and the like to keep things from getting too confusing.


Cardboard Friend
May 27th, 2005, 11:30 PM
Yeah, he's pretty much right. There's no forum that I've ever been to that allows Word format transfer, which really dissapointed me at first. After a while, however, the coding becomes very easy and you begin to learn the shortcuts.

I'm not saying that doesn't mean it's not a pain, but still.

May 27th, 2005, 11:57 PM
Yeah, he's pretty much right.

She, not he. :wink:

Tarquers, I don't know if this would help but Pawn came up with an interesting method (http://www.writingforums.com/viewtopic.php?t=17692) for indenting text.


May 28th, 2005, 04:19 PM
i just tried posting a poem that had indents, and when i put it in 'code' it came out like a quote, but with the indents and all in place!... you might try that...