Learn how to expand your options when editing your profile and posting to the forums and gallery.
If you can only type in black and this is what you see when you reply in the forums or edit your signature,
follow these steps to get additional editing options.
Click Welcome, Username on the top right of the screen.
You have to be logged in to see the site greet you like this.
Click Edit Options (left-hand side of the Control Panel).
Scroll to the section titled Miscellaneous Options at the very bottom of the page.
Choose Enhanced Interface - Full WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) Editing.
Click Save Changes. The next time you reply to a thread or edit your Signature, you will see all the Option icons.
Hint: Hover (place) your mouse over an icon for an explanation of what it does.