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Keith_R

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I'm just wondering how do you make a link but make it so the address is not displayed? (ie. "My DVDs") I would like to link to my DVD Profiler page in my signature but I don't want the address showing. Could someone help me?
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Cees Alons

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Keith,
You have to use a special form of the URL tag. As follows:
{URL=http://www.realURL.com/page.html}Name You Want Us To See{/URL}
Of course, the "{" and "}" are to be replaced by square brackets.
Another possibility is to use the HTML anchor tag. But why make it more difficult?
Good luck!
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Adam Barratt

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Keith, use the following UBB code (with the spaces removed):
[ url=http://www.yoursite.com ]WhateverNameYouWant[ /url ]
HTML isn't allowed in signatures, but in your posts you can also use the following tag (again after removing the spaces):
< A HREF="http://www.yoursite.com" >WhateverNameYouWant< /A >
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Michael Reuben

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There's an icon on the reply page that makes this very easy. It's above the smilies, fifth from the right (after bold, ital, underline, centered).
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