I tend to use the right click menu to select all and then copy long messages of that sort. Or I compose them in notepad to begin with. I started doing that after installing a somewhat flaky firefox plugin that OCRs those blog comment guard images. After awhile it stops working and I have to restart firefox, but often by the time I find that out my message is no longer available to copy. On 8/2/09, Rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx <Rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx> wrote: > It occured to me that GoodReads.com might be a good place to recruit > Bookshare volunteers. So, I have just been trying to edit my profile there > to do > just that. I wrote a really eloquent essay explaining Bookshare and urging > anyone who read it to come on over and volunteer and then I clicked the save > button. That is when I found out that I had a 2000 character limit and I had > far exceeded it. I went back to the edit field and started to cut my efforts > down and I was doing it with much pain because I thought I had written it > very well. When I finally finished I went out of forms mode to read my > handiwork and promptly hit the refresh key by accident. I lost everything. > Okay, > I started all over. I tightened up my writing style and managed to get > another plug for Bookshare that was about 1960 characters long. Then I > accidentally closed the whole web site and lost the whole thing again. After > a good > scream of exasperation I started over again. This time my eloquence was > something to be proud of even if I was writing with clenched teeth. It came > to > 1997 characters this time with only three characters to spare and sighing in > relief I clicked the save button. The relief was short-lived. For whatever > reason that I cannot fathom my work did not save and my about me section of > my > profile remained blank. At least for now I give up. It still looks like a > good place to recruit volunteers though. Maybe some of the rest of you might > like to try it. > > "If you > tremble with indignation at every injustice then you are a comrade of mine." > Che Guevara > > The Militant: http://www.themilitant.com/txtindex.shtml > Pathfinder Press: http://www.pathfinderpress.com > Granma International: http://granma.cu/ingles/index.html > _ > > > ************** > A Good Credit Score is 700 or Above. See > yours in just 2 easy steps! > (http://pr.atwola.com/promoclk/100126575x1222846709x1201493018/aol?redir=http://www.freecreditreport.com/pm/default.aspx?sc=668 > 072&hmpgID=115&bcd=JulystepsfooterNO115) > -- Soronel Haetir soronel.haetir@xxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.