Forums

Topic: @NintendoLife

Posts 1 to 13 of 13

Adam

More specifically @ the forum coders

What's up with the automatic bolding of @ signs?

I notice the change applies retroactively, and there's a bug where often it causes some garbage characters to appear on the next line: "/>"

It looks rather bad when (more often than not) the bolding is unintended or the garbage characters appear, and we can already bold these things on our own. Also, if you put a space between someone's names (like @Weird Adam) it'll only bold the first part.

@ForExample
Look at these random characters that just appeared. But if I do it with a space between them, it'll look fine.

@LikeThis

See?


It seems like an unnecessary addition when we could already do this ourselves without worrying about buggy automatic formatting messing everything up, but it isn't a big deal. Not complaining, just pointing out a few oddities to help out.

EDIT: Whoa, something happened to the line break formatting, too. I just did a normal line break and it added the same garbage characters. Weird.

Edited on by Adam

Come on, friends,
To the bear arcades again.

Adam

Right, I understand it is intentional, of course. I was just pointing out a few minor problems associated with it in case they didn't notice. But by the way, there is no PM feature on this forum.

Come on, friends,
To the bear arcades again.

Pegasus

On a different note, please implement a restriction on how many threads a person can create per day. If this stupid post spamming continues this'll end up looking like the old Nintendo forum. Ugh!

Mario Forever! (free nipple suit and gratuitous butt-shots included)
PSN: MisterMumbles82

Sean_Aaron

Is there a way to escape asteriks so they don't boldface stuff? You know sometimes I want to do some imparting of emotion sans emoticons, like faints or something, but I just get the word boldfaced.

I wonder what happens if I double them up? **shock**, **horror**

Cool, looks like you just double-star to stop it bolding. I must remember this critical information for living daily life.

Edited on by Sean_Aaron

mariofan5000

i've gotten that thing too. it's very annoying!

mariofan5000

Adam

Ah, I have been trying to figure a way to do that, myself, Sean, thanks!

**high-fives Sean**

Come on, friends,
To the bear arcades again.

Wiiloveit

What would be cool would be if you could check people who @reply you like on twitter, so that you can always skip straight to those threads, just in case you miss some messages that are directed at you.

It's Wiiloveit, not WiiLoveIt. So there. Wanna play online? E-mail me: billy at wiiloveit dot com
Twitter | YouTube | Mah website | WiiloveitTV (YouTube)

Sean_Aaron
Wiiloveit

@Sean Aaron: You've just confused me. How about I click the "Watch Topic" button in future instead? But anyways: I stand by my point.

It's Wiiloveit, not WiiLoveIt. So there. Wanna play online? E-mail me: billy at wiiloveit dot com
Twitter | YouTube | Mah website | WiiloveitTV (YouTube)

Top

  • Pages:
  • 1

Please login or sign up to reply to this topic