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what are the symbols, >>>, in the left margin emails called?

by deanvet / January 9, 2013 4:45 AM PST

what are the symbols, >>>, in the left margin of emails called?

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Clarification Request
symbol > used in left edge of emails
by deanvet / January 10, 2013 5:47 AM PST

what is the name of those (>) symbols?

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Give it a name.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 10, 2013 5:52 AM PST

Maybe it will stick. For now, it's still the greater than sign and used to denote quotations in email and other text based apps.

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email symbols
by deanvet / January 11, 2013 5:50 AM PST
In reply to: Give it a name.

Thanks for the quick reply. I just assumed that the > symbol used in an email would have a more specific name when used in email.

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The greater than sign.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 9, 2013 4:57 AM PST
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