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BB Codes

  • [B], [I], [U], [S] - Bold, Italics, Underline, and Strike-through

    Makes the wrapped text bold, italic, underlined, or struck-through.

    Example:
    This is [B]bold[/B] text.
    This is [I]italic[/I] text.
    This is [U]underlined[/U] text.
    This is [S]struck-through[/S] text.
    Output:
    This is bold text.
    This is italic text.
    This is underlined text.
    This is struck-through text.
  • [COLOR=color], [FONT=name], [SIZE=size] - Text Color, Font, and Size

    Changes the color, font, or size of the wrapped text.

    Example:
    This is [COLOR=red]red[/COLOR] and [COLOR=#0000cc]blue[/COLOR] text.
    This is [FONT=Courier New]Courier New[/FONT] text.
    This is [SIZE=1]small[/SIZE] and [SIZE=7]big[/SIZE] text.
    Output:
    This is red and blue text.
    This is Courier New text.
    This is small and big text.
  • [URL], [EMAIL] - Linking

    Creates a link using the wrapped text as the target.

    Example:
    [URL]http://www.example.com[/URL]
    [EMAIL][email protected][/EMAIL]
    Output:
    http://www.example.com
    [email protected]
  • [URL=link], [EMAIL=address] - Linking (Advanced)

    Links the wrapped text to the specified web page or email address.

    Example:
    [URL=http://www.example.com]Go to example.com[/URL]
    [EMAIL=[email protected]]Email me[/EMAIL]
    Output:
    Go to example.com
    Email me
  • [USER=ID] - Profile Linking

    Links to a user's profile. This is generally inserted automatically when tagging a user.

    Example:
    [USER=1]User Name[/USER]
    Output:
    User Name
  • [IMG] - Image

    Display an image, using the wrapped text as the URL.

    Example:
    [IMG]http://stratics.com/​styles/quark​/xenforo/avatars/avatar_s.png[/IMG]
    Output:
    [​IMG]
  • [MEDIA=site] - Embedded Media

    Embeds media from approved sites into your message. It is recommended that you use the media button in the editor tool bar. Approved sites: Dailymotion; Facebook; Liveleak; Metacafe; Vimeo; YouTube;

    Example:
    [MEDIA=youtube]oHg5SJYRHA0[/MEDIA]
    Output:
    An embedded YouTube player would appear here.
  • [LIST] - Lists

    Displays a bulleted or numbered list.

    Example:
    [LIST]
    [*]Bullet 1
    [*]Bullet 2
    [/LIST]
    [LIST=1]
    [*]Entry 1
    [*]Entry 2
    [/LIST]
    Output:
    • Bullet 1
    • Bullet 2
    1. Entry 1
    2. Entry 2
  • [LEFT], [CENTER], [RIGHT] - Text Alignment

    Changes the alignment of the wrapped text.

    Example:
    [LEFT]Left-aligned[/LEFT]
    [CENTER]Center-aligned[/CENTER]
    [RIGHT]Right-aligned[/RIGHT]
    Output:
    Left-aligned​
    Center-aligned​
    Right-aligned​
  • [QUOTE] - Quoted Text

    Displays text that has been quoted from another source. You may also attribute the name of the source.

    Example:
    [QUOTE]Quoted text[/QUOTE]
    [QUOTE=A person]Something they said[/QUOTE]
    Output:
  • [SPOILER] - Text Containing Spoilers

    Hides text that may contain spoilers so that it must be clicked by the viewer to be seen.

    Example:
    [SPOILER]Simple spoiler[/SPOILER]
    [SPOILER=Spoiler Title]Spoiler with a title[/SPOILER]
    Output:
    Simple spoiler
    Spoiler with a title
  • [CODE], [PHP], [HTML] - Programming Code Display

    Displays text in one of several programming languages, highlighting the syntax where possible.

    Example:
    [CODE]General
    code[/CODE]
    [PHP]echo $hello . 'world';[/PHP]
    Output:
    Code:
    General
    code
    PHP:
    echo $hello 'world';
  • [INDENT] - Text Indent

    Indents the wrapped text. This can be nested for larger indentings.

    Example:
    Regular text
    [INDENT]Indented text
    [INDENT]More indented[/INDENT]
    [/INDENT]
    Output:
    Regular text
    Indented text
    More indented​
  • [PLAIN] - Plain Text

    Disables BB code translation on the wrapped text.

    Example:
    [PLAIN]This is not [B]bold[/B] text.[/PLAIN]
    Output:
    This is not [B]bold[/B] text.
  • [ATTACH] - Attachment Insertion

    Inserts an attachment at the specified point. If the attachment is an image, a thumbnail or full size version will be inserted. This will generally be inserted by clicking the appropriate button.

    Example:
    Thumbnail: [ATTACH]123[/ATTACH]
    Full Size: [ATTACH=full]123[/ATTACH]
    Output:
    The contents of the attachments would appear here.
  • [AUTOLINK] - Autolink

    For internal use only.

    Example:
    [autolink]Main Page[/autolink]
    Output:
    [autolink]Main Page[/autolink]
  • [BOOKINDEX] - Book Index

    Lists all chapters in the specified book in chapter order. Enter a book title.

    Example:
    [bookindex]Demo Book[/bookindex]
    Output:
  • [CHAR] - Char

    Insert a special character into your text.

    Example:
    [char]lt[/char]
    Output:
  • [COMMENT] - Comment

    Create a comment that is only visible in the source code.

    Example:
    [comment]This is an HTML comment.[/comment]
    Output:
  • [DIV] - Div

    Create a CSS-styled block for your text.

    Example:
    [div] style="border: 1px solid #ff0000" | Text in the block. [/div]
    Output:
    Text in the block.
  • [FILE], [FILE=option] - Wiki Attachment Tag

    Insert wiki attachments into posts.

    Example:
    [file]filename.ext[/file]
    Output:
    [file]filename.ext[/file]
  • [FOOTNOTE], [FOOTNOTE=option] - Footnote

    Add footnotes to Vault articles.

    Example:
    [footnote]This is a footnote[/footnote]
    Output:
    [1]
  • [FORUMINDEX] - Forum Index

    Lists all threads from the specified forum in alphabetical order. Enter a forum ID to select the forum.

    Example:
    [forumindex]2[/forumindex]
    Output:
    [forumindex]2[/forumindex]
  • [GALLERY=option] - Media Gallery Embed

    BB code for using XenForo Media Gallery media in posts.

    Example:
    [GALLERY=media, X]Gallery BB Code[/GALLERY]
    Output:
    [GALLERY=media, X]Gallery BB Code[/GALLERY]
  • [GALLERY1] - Gallery

    Create a gallery of wiki images.

    Example:
    [gallery] caption="Gallery Title" |
    image1.ext|Caption text
    image2.ext|Caption text
    [/gallery]
    Output:
    [gallery] caption="Gallery Title" |
    image1.ext|Caption text
    image2.ext|Caption text
    [/gallery]
  • [H=option] - Headline

    Add section headlines to your post.

    Example:
    [h=4]This is a level 4 headline.[/h]
    Output:

    This is a level 4 headline.

  • [HR] - Horizontal Line

    Creates a horizontal line spanning a width you specify.

    Example:
    [hr]100[/hr]
    Output:

  • [IF=option] - Condition

    Only has an effect when used inside a template, and only when the template is used by another page. The content shows when the condition evaluates to true. When the condition evaluates to false, any content designated by the ELSE tag will be used instead.

    Example:
    [if="1==2"] 1 + 1 = 2 [else /] 1 + 1 = 3[/if]
    Output:
    [if="1==2"] 1 + 1 = 2 [else /] 1 + 1 = 3[/if]
  • [INCLUDEONLY] - Include Only

    Only has an effect when used inside a template. The content does not show when viewing the template itself. The content shows in another page that uses the template.

    Example:
    [includeonly]This text only shows when the template is used.[/includeonly]
    Output:
    [includeonly]This text only shows when the template is used.[/includeonly]
  • [NOEDIT] - No-Edit

    Prevents sections in these tags from being edited.

    Example:
    [noedit]text[/noedit]
    Output:
    text
  • [NOINCLUDE] - No Include

    Only has an effect when used inside a template. The content only shows when viewing the template itself. The content does not show in pages that uses the template.

    Example:
    [noinclude]This text does not appear when the template is used.[/noinclude]
    Output:
    [noinclude]This text does not appear when the template is used.[/noinclude]
  • [ONLYINCLUDE] - Only Include

    Only has an effect when used inside a template. The content does not show when viewing the template itself. The content is the only part of the template that shows in another page that uses the template; other parts of the template are not used.

    Example:
    [onlyinclude]This text is the only part of the template that is used.[/onlyinclude]
    Output:
    [onlyinclude]This text is the only part of the template that is used.[/onlyinclude]
  • [REFLIST] - Reference List

    Show the footnotes for a particular post.

    Example:
    [reflist]1702[/reflist]
    Output:
      1. ^This is a footnote
  • [SHOWTHREADS] - Show Threads

    Lists threads with the most recent posts from the specified forum. Enter a forum ID to select the forum.

    Example:
    [showthreads]2[/showthreads]
    Output:
    [showthreads]2[/showthreads]
  • [SPAN] - Span

    Create a CSS-styled wrapper for your text.

    Example:
    [span] style="background-color: #ff0000" | Text in the wrapper. [/span]
    Output:
    [span] style="background-color: #ff0000" | Text in the wrapper. [/span]
  • [TEMPLATE], [TEMPLATE=option] - Template Inclusion Tag

    Include the content of the specified template in the current wiki page.

    Example:
    [template]Example[/template]
    Output:
    [template]Example[/template]
  • [TOC] - Table of Contents

    Insert the table of contents somewhere specific in the current article.

    Example:
    [toc][/toc]
    Output:
  • [VAR] - Variable

    Add a wiki variable to the page.

    Example:
    [var]PAGENAME[/var]
    Output:
    [var]PAGENAME[/var]
  • [WIDGET] - Widget

    Create a variety of wiki-based and custom widgets.

    Example:
    [widget]MultiPage
    |Page 1
    |Page 2
    [/widget]
    Output:
    MultiPage
    |Page 1
    |Page 2
  • [WIKI], [WIKI=option] - Demo

    Create a link to an article in the Demo namespace.

    Example:
    [Wiki=Example]Click here to view this page![/Wiki]
    Output:
    Click here to view this page!