Capture just the posts in a topic

I saw this thread but I’m not sure there can’t be an easier way.

Our board has a topic with 38 great posts in it.

I want to capture just the posts and put them in a word processor.

If I select all and copy, I get the posts but an enormous amount of junk as well. Same with a PDF.

Forgive me if I missed an easy way mentioned somewhere else. Thanks.

Screenshot 2022-11-22 at 7.44.17 AM

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Try doing a control-of to print the page dns copying that.

thanks Jay

could you type that more slowly? I think it got garbled…

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I’ll let Jay clarify, but I wanted to ask if the raw markdown path works for you:

Right now if I visit https://meta.discourse.org/raw/246401/ I can copy the following:

Seth_Godin | 2022-11-22 12:46:25 UTC | #1

I saw this [thread](https://meta.discourse.org/t/how-to-export-comments-under-a-specific-post/230008) but I'm not sure there can't be an easier way.

Our board has a topic with 38 great posts in it.

I want to capture just the posts and put them in a word processor.

If I select all and copy, I get the posts but an enormous amount of junk as well. Same with a PDF.

Forgive me if I missed an easy way mentioned somewhere else. Thanks.

![Screenshot 2022-11-22 at 7.44.17 AM|426x356](upload://gJl4t4RXeO85M0FQzH6oY7kiGD5.jpeg)

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pfaffman | 2022-11-22 22:55:05 UTC | #2

Try doing a control-of to print the page dns copying that.

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Seth_Godin | 2022-11-22 23:24:41 UTC | #5

thanks Jay

could you type that more slowly? I think it got garbled...

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Is there other information you want included/omitted from there? :slight_smile:

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That’s control p, as in print this page.

this is EXACTLY what I needed

thank you

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