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    'ISU' underlined?

    Does anybody else see a dotted underline underneath "ISU" anytime it shows up in a post? I just started noticing this tonight. Is this a new thing or is it something with my browser?



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    It's a new thing that lets you know what certain abbreviations stand for. If you hover your mouse over it, the complete word will appear.



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Eh, mine does it too....

    Edit: cool!



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    It's a new thing that lets you know what certain abbreviations stand for. If you hover your mouse over it, the complete word will appear.
    Ahhhh, I see. Is that a site thing or a browser thing?



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I don't see it...



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I wish all government documents had this feature.


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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Quote Originally Posted by JHudd View Post
    I wish all government document had this feature.

    You would think they could atleast swing that for the online training courses...

    Other documents... probally too many acroynms being made to keep up with them. But atleast standard training documents could have that!


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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I'm adding them slowly as I think of them. It was initially started to help people understand some terms that aren't used often, but also to help our SEO (search engine optimization).


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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I noticed one that didn't work yesterday... EIU...



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Quote Originally Posted by dustinal View Post
    Ahhhh, I see. Is that a site thing or a browser thing?
    Jeremy added it, but I think it's browser-specific. I don't get it in IE7.


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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Jeremy added it, but I think it's browser-specific. I don't get it in IE7.
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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Jeremy added it, but I think it's browser-specific. I don't get it in IE7.
    I've got IE7 and it works, no dotted lines, though.



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I noticed JP is also underlined...



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    Re: 'ISU' underlined?

    I just added a few more. Some browsers won't actually show the little dots under the abbreviation but if you hover over the word for a couple seconds, it should show up.

    Here is my list so far...

    'isu' => 'Iowa State'
    'fb' => 'football'
    'wbb' => 'womens basketball'
    'gmac' => 'Greg McDermott'
    'jp' => 'Jamie Pollard'
    'eiu' => 'Iowa Hawkeyes'
    'mbb' => 'mens basketball'
    'cf' => 'CycloneFanatic'
    'ku' => 'Kansas Jayhawks'
    'knu' => 'Nebraska Cornhuskers'


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