Category Archives: Upgrade

New Editor

I don’t know how much description this needs, really. Here’s the old THR way of doing things using BBCode: I don’t know that we love it, but we’re used to it. Here’s the new editor: It works like everything else on the web.  It will still respect BBCode, and it’s possible you’ll need to be creative

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Drafts

Ever get disconnected and lose a long post?  That should happen a whole lot less.  Xenforo automatically saves drafts of posts every 30-60 seconds, so if you disconnect, or reconnect later from another device, the draft will be there and can be resumed. This is the result of typing the above, waiting 60 seconds, closing

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Tagging

Sometimes you want to call a particular user into a discussion.  We can now do that with tagging. Start by typing the @ symbol and the beginning of a username and the system will show you a pop-up with matching users: Choose the one you’re looking for, or simply finish typing it out, and when

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Uploading Photos in Xenforo

This is an improvement over vBulletin.  If you want to upload a file the old way by identifying it on your computer and uploading it from there you can, just click the “upload a file” button below the reply box.  We have other methods though: Dragging from your Computer You can simply drag a file

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THR Migration: This Weekend

Welcome to The High Road, an online discussion board dedicated to the discussion and advancement of responsible firearms ownership. It is the declared mission of this board to achieve and provide the highest quality of firearms discussion on the Internet, a standard set by the discussion board “The Firing Line” in 1998. That’s our mission

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Quoting in Xenforo

We are moving to a much more intelligent and flexible system in Xenforo.  Here are some of the ways the software handles quoting: A Simple Quote If you want to respond to a single user, the simple way to do so is highlight the text you want to quote: Then hit the Reply link that

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