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How do you print just ONE reply from a thread?

Funwithfood Jun 25, 2006 01:26 PM

What I loved is being able to print just one reply from an entire thread. How do I do that now that all posts show up simultaneously?

  1. Luther Jun 25, 2006 02:03 PM

    Copy and paste into your favorite word processor?

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    1. re: Luther
      Funwithfood Jun 25, 2006 02:16 PM

      Is that the only way--darn--was so much easier to just print a recipe that interested me without having to go "out" to do it.

      1. re: Funwithfood
        carswell Jun 25, 2006 02:27 PM

        Try this:
        1. Highlight the text you want to print.
        2. Select Print from your browser's File menu or simply press Ctrl + P. The Print dialog box pops up.
        3. In the Print Range box, click the Selection radio button.
        4. Click OK. The highlighted text will be printed.

        That's the procedure for the Firefox browser. There's a similar function in Internet Explorer and Netscape.

        1. re: carswell
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          Dave Feldman Jun 28, 2006 04:59 AM

          One of the cool things about all the activity on the Site Specific boards is that I'm learning about some things that have nothing to do with Chowhound. I've managed to live my life without ever using the "selection" button. Thanks, Carswell.

        2. re: Funwithfood
          Gary Soup Jun 27, 2006 06:56 PM

          Personally, I find it just as easy to cut and paste as to selectively print from the printer menu, and it gives the added advantage of creating a file you can save to your hard drive if you so desire.

      2. Funwithfood Jun 25, 2006 02:48 PM

        That worked perfectly. Thanks!

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