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Offline Geraint

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #25 on: August 06, 2013, 02:29:26 PM »
And I had to highlight the Papayawhip just so I can read it. >.>

Yeah, but think about all the poor abused papayas:  whipped, pale, and hiding out on the internet  >:)

I vote for an option that automatically deletes a color choice everytime anyone has to highlight it to read the words. >:)

Awww, that would be no fun, why it would almost be like removing [you]   :o  ;)

+1

Or just remove non compatible colors from the drop down menu altogether.

That would make sense, but not be as much fun as replacing them with colors like atomic tangerine, denim, lust, or asparagus  (unfortunately all hex code colors)
« Last Edit: August 06, 2013, 02:30:59 PM by Geraint »

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #26 on: August 06, 2013, 02:31:06 PM »
Awww, that would be no fun, why it would almost be like removing [you]

*saw what you did there.*

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #27 on: August 06, 2013, 02:33:06 PM »
That would make sense, but not be as much fun as replacing them with colors like atomic tangerine, denim, lust, or asparagus  (unfortunately all hex code colors)


hmmm asparagus

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #28 on: August 06, 2013, 02:35:37 PM »
Awww, that would be no fun, why it would almost be like removing [you]   :o  ;)

That's very clever of you there, Sir..

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #29 on: August 06, 2013, 02:37:38 PM »
That's very clever of you there, Sir..

Don't you mean it's very clever of [you] ?

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #30 on: August 06, 2013, 02:46:11 PM »
* Beguile's Mistress admits to being very clever.  It's a thankless job but I'm happy to do it.
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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #31 on: August 08, 2013, 07:02:45 PM »
I don`t get the joke.

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #32 on: August 08, 2013, 07:04:37 PM »

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #33 on: August 08, 2013, 07:07:47 PM »
Sorry I`m completely lost, Tag what?

No fun in removing loislanekent, have I done something to piss you off?

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #34 on: August 08, 2013, 07:09:27 PM »
Sorry I`m completely lost, Tag what?

No fun in removing loislanekent, have I done something to piss you off?

There is a formatting tag, made by enclosing the word 'you' in square brackets, that inserts the username of whoever happens to be reading it at the time.  When I read Geraint's post it has 'Oniya' where you see 'loislanekent'.

(EDIT:  And this is why some people are in favor of removing the [ you ] tag.  >:( )
« Last Edit: August 08, 2013, 07:11:23 PM by Oniya »

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #35 on: August 08, 2013, 07:12:48 PM »
Thanks Oniya, Im getting slightly parodied lately, ive had a couple of nasty run ins with other members.
For a second I thought you guys were talking about getting rid of me.

Sorry guys.
Don't listen to the crazy comic lady. 

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #36 on: August 08, 2013, 07:14:40 PM »
Gives the crazy comic lady a hug for the misunderstanding; no harm meant. 

Thanks Oniya, Im getting slightly parodied lately, ive had a couple of nasty run ins with other members.
For a second I thought you guys were talking about getting rid of me.

Sorry guys.
Don't listen to the crazy comic lady.
« Last Edit: August 08, 2013, 07:24:04 PM by Geraint »

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #37 on: August 08, 2013, 08:42:44 PM »
Gives the crazy comic lady a hug for the misunderstanding; no harm meant.

Yeah, Geraint just likes to pick on people.  ;)

*ducks*

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #38 on: August 08, 2013, 08:52:51 PM »
Yeah, Geraint just likes to pick on people.  ;)

*ducks*

Just people, not ducks ...

... that would mean I'd gone quackers.   :o

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #39 on: August 08, 2013, 10:02:06 PM »
*hums the Rubber Ducky song for kicks*

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #40 on: August 08, 2013, 10:35:22 PM »
*hums the Rubber Ducky song for kicks*

Don't forget to wag the tail. :D

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #41 on: August 08, 2013, 11:23:42 PM »
Don't forget to wag the tail. :D

Wait, tail...what?  *looks*

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #42 on: August 08, 2013, 11:26:05 PM »
Don't forget to wag the tail. :D

Mine or yours?

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #43 on: August 08, 2013, 11:35:33 PM »
Mine or yours?

Not mine :D ; duck tails haven't been popular on guys since the fifties. ;)

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #44 on: August 09, 2013, 02:27:02 AM »
It was mentioned earlier of the possibility of automatically deleting colors from the list if the user had to highlight them. This would cause in me a considerable amount of anger. I would personally like to have the option to do what sjgames calls "fnording" text. Others might call it "making text invisible". I would put that function to great use.

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #45 on: August 09, 2013, 06:48:25 AM »
Spoilers are good for that.   ;D

Although I think it would be technically complicated to perform a deletion from a menu based on highlights.  For one thing, it would be impossible to tell if the user was highlighting for visibility or in preparation to copy/paste.  All it would take would be a few applicants copying the questionnaire to render the whole site invisible.

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #46 on: September 24, 2013, 10:13:17 AM »
Where can I find a list of the fonts useable?  I could go into my Word and find it, but I'm looking for a nice scripty one that people might actually be able to read.  I'm a dafontaholic. >.>

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #47 on: September 24, 2013, 10:22:18 AM »
The drop down box contains the only fonts that will definitely stay the same for everyone using them. : (

Some that I like are Bickham, Brush, and Segoe.
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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #48 on: September 24, 2013, 11:38:04 AM »
I've been having issues changing any part of my signature to any color (let alone the cooler ones). I can do it in any of my posts, but it just won't change in my siggie. Am I doing something wrong?

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Re: Different colors and fonts! Help!
« Reply #49 on: September 24, 2013, 11:48:21 AM »
It can be done for me. I think you need to highlight the whole link+text to change the color , and not just the text. ( If that makes sense. )