I can't get the "import and edit quote" feature to work at all.
I just tested it.
The feature only works when in chronological view.
Are you trying to use it in the other view?
It wasn't working yesterday, either...which is a pain if you're trying to reply to someone's post on a busy thread--no one knows who you're talking to if you aren't quick enough to post immediately after theirs, ugh.
Are you talking about this kind of quote? It didn't work for me the first day, but it worked yesterday and now if this is what you're referring to.
I really have no idea what this is about and would really like to know
When you reply to a post on the forums, it automatically quotes the post you're replying to.
If that post is very long, that's not very user-friendly. Far better to click the "import and edit quote" above the text box, then the quote will be visible in the text box, and you can edit out all the unnecessary bits.
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