en WordPress.com Forums › Support smartquotes Author Posts December 3, 2006 at 5:28 pm #41895 engtechMember How do I create a web post that includes a sample of code and keep the quotes from being converted to smartquotes so that someone can cut-and-paste the code? December 3, 2006 at 5:30 pm #42099 markStaff Does encoding it to ascii work? December 3, 2006 at 5:31 pm #42100 engtechMember I find if I convert it to " it will get converted back to smartquotes if I try re-editing the document. According to this thread, using the PRE tag might be enough: http://wordpress.com/forums/topic.php?id=932&replies=7 I was trying to put the code example in a TEXTAREA instead of a PRE, so maybe this will fix it. December 3, 2006 at 5:33 pm #42101 markStaff You could try re-editing after turning the RTE off? December 3, 2006 at 6:59 pm #42117 drmikeMember It’s a pain… I actually copy and paste the content out of the produced HTML of the post and copy that back with the edited material in myself. Author Posts The topic ‘smartquotes’ is closed to new replies.