How not to use Shortcuts

Dave Winer
Fri, 21 Sep 2001 09:23:39 -0700

Instead of entering "thinkUsa" -- I entered \"thinkUsa\".

By putting a backslash in front of the double-quote I told Manila not to
expand the glossary ref.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Scoble" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2001 9:15 AM
Subject: How not to use Shortcuts

> I'm a lamo. I know this is real easy, but I can't figure it out.
> How do you turn off shortcuts like Dave did on today? For
> instance, I want to have  "thinkUsa" show up just like that (I don't
> want it to convert to the flag). So, how do I turn it off just for one
> instance (on other places on my page I do want the shortcut to work).
> I've looked at this page, but didn't find anything about how to turn
> them off.
> Thanks in advance for your help.
> _
> Robert Scoble
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