gbForumCodeLite is an application that converts clipboard text (source code) into syntax highlighted BBCode that is suitable for posting in vBulletin/PowerBASIC forums. It's a much-simplified version of it's parent app, gbForumCode.

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User Interface
gbForumCodeLite has no screen. When you double-click on its icon, the program runs in the background with no visible indicators of progress. The source code conversion takes just a fraction of a second, at which time a short tone is heard.

Feature List

gbForumCodeLite provides a variety of features.

Using gbForumCodeLite

Using gbForumCodeLite couldn't be simpler.
  1. From your editor, copy source code to the clipboard
  2. Run gbForumCodeLite (you'll hear a tone)
  3. Paste the clipboard content into a forum New Thread edit box

That's it.


Even though gbForumCodeLite has no user interface, there are some settings which you can change by simply editing the INI file with any text editor.

Here are the INI settings you can change. Allowed values and defaults are shown:

You can also change the syntax highlighting colors by editing one of these INI value (hexadecimal, with no &H characters). The default values are shown:

Other Comments

Misecellaneous information is provided in this section.

INI File
gbForumCodeLite application settings are saved in an INI file, kept in the same folder as the gbForumCodeLite application.

Comments and suggestions are welcome!