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twine2:how_to_format_text [2017/10/09 20:39] (current)
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 You'll notice that there aren't buttons to add bold or italic styles to your text in Twine, like in a word processor. Instead, Twine story formats use special characters to convey style information. The special characters you type are changed into styles when you play or test your story. You'll notice that there aren't buttons to add bold or italic styles to your text in Twine, like in a word processor. Instead, Twine story formats use special characters to convey style information. The special characters you type are changed into styles when you play or test your story.
  
-<note tip>The fastest way to see how what you enter will be interpreted as a style is by using the **Test From Here** item in the [[the_story_map#​adding_moving_and_deleting_passages|passage menu]].</​note>+<WRAP tip> 
 +The fastest way to see how what you enter will be interpreted as a style is by using the **Test From Here** item in the [[the_story_map#​adding_moving_and_deleting_passages|passage menu]]. 
 +</WRAP>
  
-The exact characters to enter depend on which story format you're using. Harlowe (the default one) and Snowman both use [[http://​daringfireball.net/​projects/​markdown/​|Markdown]],​ a commonly-used set of formatting instructions. SugarCube instead uses a convention similar to what's used on Wikipedia ((To be specific, it uses [[http://​tiddlywiki.com/​|TiddlyWiki]] formatting.)).+**The exact characters to enter depend on which story format you're using. ​ 
 +** 
 +**Harlowe** (the default one) and **Snowman** both use [[http://​daringfireball.net/​projects/​markdown/​|Markdown]],​ a commonly-used set of formatting instructions. ​**SugarCube** instead uses a convention similar to what's used on Wikipedia ((To be specific, it uses [[http://​tiddlywiki.com/​|TiddlyWiki]] formatting.)).
  
 ^ ^ Harlowe ^ Snowman ^ SugarCube ^ ^ ^ Harlowe ^ Snowman ^ SugarCube ^
-| **Bold** | ''<​nowiki>​**Bold**</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​**Bold**</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>''​Bold''</​nowiki>''​ |   +| **Bold** | ''<​nowiki>​**Bold**</​nowiki>''​ or ''<​nowiki>''​Bold''​</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​**Bold**</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>''​Bold''</​nowiki>''​ |   
-| //Italics// | ''<​nowiki>​*Italics*</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​*Italics*</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>//​Italics//</​nowiki>''​ |+| //Italics// | ''<​nowiki>​*Italics*</​nowiki>''​ or ''<​nowiki>//​Italics//​</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​*Italics*</​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>//​Italics//</​nowiki>''​ |
 | __Underlined__ | ''<​nowiki><​u>​Underlined</​u></​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki><​u>​Underlined</​u></​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​__Underlined__</​nowiki>''​ | | __Underlined__ | ''<​nowiki><​u>​Underlined</​u></​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki><​u>​Underlined</​u></​nowiki>''​ | ''<​nowiki>​__Underlined__</​nowiki>''​ |
-| For more information | [[http://​twine2.neocities.org/​|Read the Twine Markup section of this page]] | [[http://​daringfireball.net/​projects/​markdown/​|Visit here]] | [[http://​www.motoslave.net/​sugarcube/​docs/​markup.html#​basic-formatting|Visit here]] | +| For more information | [[https://​twine2.neocities.org/​1.html#​markup_link|Visit here]] | [[http://​daringfireball.net/​projects/​markdown/​|Visit here]] | [[http://​www.motoslave.net/​sugarcube/​docs/​markup.html#​basic-formatting|Visit here]] | 
  
 You can combine styles in any story format by combining them, so that ''<​nowiki>​***bold and italic***</​nowiki>''​ will be displayed as **//bold and italic//** in Harlowe ((In SugarCube, you'd write ''<​nowiki>​**//​bold and italic//​**</​nowiki>''​ or ''<​nowiki>//​**bold and italic**//</​nowiki>''​ -- both would work equally well.)). You can combine styles in any story format by combining them, so that ''<​nowiki>​***bold and italic***</​nowiki>''​ will be displayed as **//bold and italic//** in Harlowe ((In SugarCube, you'd write ''<​nowiki>​**//​bold and italic//​**</​nowiki>''​ or ''<​nowiki>//​**bold and italic**//</​nowiki>''​ -- both would work equally well.)).
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