When you've opened a message, it's title will
appear in this area.
When viewing a message, the author's name and/or
email address will appear in this area. The
author's email address will also appear as a link,
and if you'd like to email the author, you would
simply click on that link.
This area indicates the time and date that the
message was posted.
Body / Text:
This area appears under the "Title",
"Author", and "Date"
information, and will display the contents of the
message that a person has posted to a newsgroup.
Depending upon the content that has been posted, a
text message, multimedia file (photo, video, etc.)
or HTML page will be displayed in this area.
If a person has posted
a text message to the newsgroup, it will look
something like this when you open and view the
Body / Multimedia: Various types of multimedia
files are posted to the newsgroups, and depending
upon your "Preferences" settings, Direct
Read News will display that content in different
ways. If you've selected the "Display
image in article" settings, a
posted photo will automatically appear within an
article's message body.
this settings is not selected, the photo file will
appear as a hypertext link within the message
body, and when clicked on, the link will
decode/display the photo. Other multimedia content
(video, music, executable files, etc.) will always
appear as a hypertext link within the message body
of the post. The following examples show how a
photo posting will be displayed in Direct Read