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Looks like you're limited to formatting bold, italics and strikethroughs for now. You've got the following options only at this stage: *Purple* _Monkey_ -Dishwasher- The above will render as this: Purple Monkey Dishwasher Links added to a stream update will either automatically fetch the image or stick a thumbnail of the page you're linking to in ...
If you are using Chrome, you can use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Shift + V to paste the unformatted version of the copied text into Google Docs (or any other web page).
There is no native way to do it, so you either do it in Word (or any other text editor that supports it) and then copy/paste the text in the compose window or you install a browser add-on.
No you cannot, only @-referrals to friends,events and pages that you are affiliated with on Facebook. You can only place formatting in notes.
There's a feature request in their moderated feedback forum: http://feedback.yammer.com/forums/145382-how-can-we-make-yammer-more-useful-for-you-/suggestions/2326551-support-for-markdown-in-posts So, I guess, if it would be an implemented or developed feature it would have a different status. I suggest you should simply vote for this feature and expect it ...
There's something I just found. It's related to posting YouTube videos. Let's say you are posting a video and you want to make attention at particular part of it. Just write hours:minutes and Google Plus will automatically create direct link to the video frame. "9:15 - blabla" will be linked to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=youvideoID#t=9m15s And yes - ...
Ok, I have discovered a simple way. Copy this text and paste into your e-mail. Edit the text. Voila!
No GMail does not currently have such a feature. BUT there is a really weird/annoying workaround if you want it that bad. Google allows you to have a signature. You can configuration the signature in the General settings. What you could do is put one letter in the signature with the formatting you want. When you compose a new email that would mean you must ...
Pastebin is a site for sharing only plain text or source code. From their FAQ: Pastebin.com is a website where you can store text for a certain period of time. The website is mainly used by programmers to store pieces of sources code or configuration information, but anyone is more than welcome to paste any type of text. The idea behind the site is to ...
If you're talking about Special:Book, then that comes from the Collection extension. That in turn uses several backends for generating the various formats. For PDF, the PDF Writer extension is used: The PDF Writer uses the Python Reportlab libraries to generate PDF based on a DOM derived from parsing mediawiki-markup using the mwlib parser.
It sounds much faster to just copy to notepad, then paste back in.
Presuming you're on Windows, there's a program called Puretext that clears formatting from whatever you have cached in the clipboard.
You can use Yammer notes, which provide formatting, such as bolding, italics, headings and bullets.
Scanning through 10 online clipboards for easy text sharing I have found out that http://shorttext.com, http://tny.cz and http://textsave.de/ support custom formatting. It is even simpler in http://copytaste.com, which not only supports WYSIWYG-formatting but also supports pasting formatted text! Copytaste is the thing that I was looking for!
Life Hacker has an article about Google Drive extensions that mentions Drive Notepad, which claims to do plain text editing in Google Drive. I found your question because I'm looking for the same kind of tool, though for different reasons. I haven't tried Drive Notepad yet, but I'm heading over now to give it a shot. I also just discovered that WriteBox ...
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