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The MGC Chatbox Evo is really easy to use

You can :
  1. Send chats : you just have to enter the text in the dedicated input field and then to validate it by pushing the return key ou by clicking on the OK button.
  2. Format the chats :
  3. once you un-collapse the chatbox formatting toolbar by clicking on the BBCode button, you have access to different formatting options for your chats. You can format a chat by selecting a part (or the totality) of it and then select one of the buttons/list. You can also add empty formatting tags by selecting nothing and clicking one of the buttons/menu thus allowing you to add the chat text afterwards between these tags.*
  4. Access to the different channels : you can have access to different channels restricted to only some usergroupds or for specifics use of the chatbox. The different channels are accessible from the buttons on the left of the chatbox.*
  5. Edit your chats (or others chats) : the edition of a chat can be done by a simple double-click on it.*
  6. Use specific commands : some commands can be accessible in the chatbox depending on the will of the administrator(s) of your forum. These commands let you execute specific actions of formatting, management, etc... You will herebelow the information on the command which are accessible to you. You must notice that you are not forced to use the command prefixes (/command_name) when you use them in the channel they are attached to (except in the general channel).*
* : Depending on the settings chosen by the administrator(s) of the forum, you might not have access to all these features.
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  1. #1
    Junior Member LKJH's Avatar
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    Oct 2013

    Did I waste my money in buying 4 Macro Lenses for my digital camera?

    I take a lot of pictures of insects and tiny flowers, those kinds of things. I can already do Macro with the lens that came on the camera, but I feel it is limited. Will this set of four lenses I bought magnify the subject even more. That is what I want. Thank you. My camera is a Fuji Finepix-HS 20EXR, if that is significant info for the question.

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    Senior Member Edwin's Avatar
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    Mar 2008
    From looking at a picture of your camera it appears to use 58mm diameter filters. Since you forgot to tell us what brand of close-up filters you bought its impossible to comment on the quality or lack of. I've used B+W, Hoya and Tiffen filters for over 40 years and they are brands I recommend.

    I say give it a go. If you don't like the results you can return them or simply chalk it all up to experience.

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    Junior Member Caoedhen's Avatar
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    May 2010
    You actually can use diopters (which are called "close-up filters" or "macro filters") to add to the apparent magnification for macro work, that is what they are for.

    What you need to know is that they change the focus distance, bringing you closer to the subject. It is possible when using diopters to get a focus point that would actually put the subject inside the lens... meaning their use is not unlimited. You will have to experiment to see how they work for you, but in general, they work well enough.

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