Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-25-2005, 07:03 PM   #1
Lindsey H
Knitting the Flap
 
Lindsey H's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: In a shack on the Rock
Posts: 267
Thanks: 73
Thanked 51 Times in 26 Posts
HELP!!! Links
Will someone please explain how to insert links in a message? I can do it after several tries. Also, how do you make the link say something else like "here"?

Thanks
__________________
Lindsey
Wife to dh Bob
and mom to Ben & Nat

For success in science or art, a dash of autism is essential. -- Hans Asperger
Lindsey H is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 10-25-2005, 07:07 PM   #2
Silver
Instepping Out
 
Silver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Orange Park, FL
Posts: 3,949
Thanks: 854
Thanked 669 Times in 351 Posts
If it's just a link, just type the url starting with http://AndItWillLinkAutomatically.

Or to link words, do it like this, 'cept remove the spaces.
[url = http://URLHERE ]name of the link[/ url]
__________________
~Kristin

Silver's Sock Classes
Shop: On The Town Knitting Bags, hand made elegant small project bags.
My Blog, Write | KBelle on Ravelry | ComeToSilver on Plurk | Puppies, Jinx & Hex Photos & Videos
Silver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2005, 07:10 PM   #3
Ingrid
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Ingrid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Pleasant Valley, NY
Posts: 29,583
Thanks: 21
Thanked 2,241 Times in 1,838 Posts
It took me a long time to get it right.

Click on the URL above [url]

Then you insert = between the l and the ] [url]

When your curser is after the =, paste your link [url=http:whatever]

immediately after the second ] type the word you want [url=http:whatever]here

Then click on the URL again (it will have an * )

here

When you have a real link it will look like this
__________________
"Trust the pattern!"

Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.

Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog

IngridKH on Ravelry
Ingrid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2005, 10:08 PM   #4
Contiknitter Kelly
1st Leg of the Journey
 
Contiknitter Kelly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Torrance, So Cal.
Posts: 162
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
I've been trying since Feb. to do that.

dont know why I never botherd to ask though...
But i'm responding to this post so i'll be able to look it up easier next time I need it.
Contiknitter Kelly is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
All my Knitting links are GONE!!! bailsmom The Lounge 13 06-18-2009 09:12 PM
Hey, everybody: PATTERN LINKS! brittyknits How-to Questions 0 09-10-2008 07:48 AM
Hey, everybody: PATTERN LINKS! brittyknits General Knitting 0 09-10-2008 07:47 AM
OT-making links DreamWeaver General Knitting 3 10-09-2006 04:06 PM
Links NinaT How-to Questions 3 02-19-2006 09:14 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:19 AM.