Bottom posting in Gmail [Was:Re: OT: Cloud Computing is coming to ...]

Tom H tomh0665 at
Wed Jul 21 22:00:53 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 5:51 PM, Kevin J. Cummings
<cummings at> wrote:
> On 07/21/2010 05:46 PM, Tom H wrote:
>> On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 5:39 PM, Athmane Madjoudj <athmanem at> wrote:
>>>> In fact, it makes top posting preferable since Gmail hides all the
>>>> bottom posted material.  It's still there if you need to read it, but
>>>> generally you don't. ;-)
>>> I use Gmail in TB3, but someone asked me about bottom posting in Gmail,
>>> I give to him this solution.
>>> - Use Firefox
>>> - Install Greasemonkey[1]
>>> - Install "(New) Gmail Bottom Posting"  Userscript [2].
>> All this in order not to have to scroll down to the bottom of a
>> message?! (in any browser)
> No, actually, those using Thunderbird (esp those who think bottom
> posting is a pain) should install the Quote Collapse add-on.  If you
> need to read the collapsed quote, just click on the +.

I was commenting on the use firefox, use greasemonkey, ... instruction.

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