mCode Guide

mCode is a simple to use set of replacement bracket tags for common HTML code. They allow you to change the formatting of your posting by allowing things such as bold text, URL Hyperlinks and more. Since HTML is not allowed in forum postings, mCode can be used to replace selected HTML items when using the Standard Form. Below you will find a listing of the available mCode tags with brief descriptions on how to use them.

Bold Text

HTML Tag : <b></b>
mCode Tag : [b][/b]

Example : [b]Make This Bold[/b] becomes Make This Bold


Italic Text

HTML Tag : <i></i>
mCode Tag : [i][/i]

Example : [i]Make This Italic[/i] becomes Make This Italic


Underlined Text

HTML Tag : <u></u>
mCode Tag : [u][/u]

Example : [u]Make This Underlined[/u] becomes Make This Underlined


Subscript Text

HTML Tag : <sub></sub>
mCode Tag : [sub][/sub]

Example : This is [sub]Subscript[/sup] becomes This is Subscript


Superscript Text

HTML Tag : <sup></sup>
mCode Tag : [sup][/sup]

Example : This is [sup]Superscript[/sup] becomes This is Superscript


Font Color

HTML Tag : <font color=...></font>
mCode Tag : This has multiple types for different tag types as shown.

[red]Red Text[/red] becomes Red Text
[green]Green Text[/green] becomes Green Text
[cyan]Cyan Text[/cyan] becomes Cyan Text
[blue]Blue Text[/blue] becomes Blue Text
[purple]Purple Text[/purple] becomes Purple Text
[white]White Text[/white] becomes White Text
[gray]Gray Text[/gray] becomes Gray Text
[black]Black Text[/black] becomes Black Text
[yellow]Yellow Text[/yellow] becomes Yellow Text
[orange]Orange Text[/orange] becomes Orange Text


Font Size

HTML Tag : <font size=...></font>
mCode Tag : This has multiple types for different tag types as shown.

[1]Small Text[/1] becomes Small Text
[2]Meduim Text[/2] becomes Medium Text
[3]Large Text[/3] becomes Large Text
[4]X-Large Text[/4] becomes X-Large Text
[5]Huge Text[/5] becomes Huge Text


Image Tag

HTML Tag : <img src=...>
mCode Tag : [img][/img]

Example : [img]https://www.healingwell.com/images/HWBetalogo.gif[/img] becomes


Hyperlink Tag

HTML Tag : <a href=...></a>
mCode Tag : This has multiple types for different tag types as shown.

   [url]URL[/url]
   [url=URL]LINK TEXT[/url]
   [url]EMAIL[/url]
   [url=EMAIL]LINK TEXT[/url]

Examples of each :
   [url]https://www.healingwell.com[/url] becomes www.healingwell.com
   [url=https://www.healingwell.com]HealingWell.com[/url] becomes HealingWell.com
   [url]info@healingwell.com[/url] becomes info@healingwell.com
   [url=info@healingwell.com]Mail me[/url] becomes Mail Me


List

HTML Tag : <ul><li></li></ul>
mCode Tag : [list]*[/list]

Example : [list]
*item 1
*item 2
*item 3
[/list] becomes

  • item 1
  • item 2
  • item 3

Quote

HTML Tag : N/A
mCode Tag : This has multiple types for different tag types as shown.
   [quote][/quote]
   [quote="Name"][/quote]
Example : [quote]This is a quote[/quote] becomes

Somebody said...
This is a quote

Example : [quote="Joe Blow"]This is a quote[/quote] becomes

Joe Blow said...
This is a quote

Code

HTML Tag : N/A
mCode Tag : [code][/code]

Example : [code]<This is a code>[/code] becomes

<This is a code>

Emoticons

For those moments when typed words aren't enough, we offer emoticons to fill the gap. On this forum you can type the text listed in the 'Code' column to have the corresponding image be replaced in the text of your post (not available for signatures).