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Old 10-25-04, 02:24 PM
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Idea/suggestion for spoiler tags

Saw it here: http://www.gtaforums.com/index.php?showtopic=152249

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Anyway, same basic idea we have except instead of having to highlight it, there's a mouse over tag that reveals the spoiler. Quite handy as it makes it white on black instead of white on blue.
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Old 10-25-04, 02:29 PM
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That thread is also an excellent example as to why avatars and pics in sigs aren't allowed here. Good gravy!
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Old 10-25-04, 10:25 PM
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Old 10-26-04, 08:44 AM
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Too fancy IMO. It's a good idea, and it could be easily modified to fire on the on_Click or on_ContextMenu event instead of on_MouseOver if white-on-blue is a problem (never bothered me before), but I'm not in favor of spoilers being revealed so passively. I think you should have to click something. Using the linked method to reduce the standard triple-click to a single click wouldn't bother me, but it could cause some confusion with highlighting parts of the text.

Anyway, cool idea. I just don't think it would work well here.

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