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  1. riczaj01

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    I've seen a few people able to post stats or #'s or lists in excel or w/gridlines or something, and I'm not able to, is there a secret to this? Do I have to be a paying member?

    Remember I'm pretty near computer ignorant, so keep it simple...ie dumbi t down...if I can post like this.
     
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    I think what allows people to do that is to save the data as an image (pic) and then post. Not sure....
     
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    Do you have an example?

    I am going to guess that people are simple copy/pasting something from another web page? Usually this site will keep that format.
     
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    Actually, any time you are copying any "table" the formatting doesn't stay once pasted, leaving all info jumbled together.
     
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    Hmm. I just tried it and you are correct. Maybe I'm thinking of vbulletin? I know it used to be able to keep the formatting.

    I'll look into it.
     
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    vBull kept the formatting. Xenforo tosses the format and prefers to use it's own "jumblemessafuck" when pasting a table.
     
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    That sounds technical.. lol
     
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    what the hell is vbull?
     
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    vbulletin... The site that existed before we lost all the data (from upgrading to vbulletin version 5).

    I love xenforo, and I think it's feel is nicer, cleaner.
     
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    vbull is the software we used to run on
     
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