Questions tagged [convert-to-edit]

A tool available to moderators that converts an answer into an edit on another post.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
17
votes
1answer
121 views

Convert to edit feature messes up link numbers

I recently converted a post into an edit to the question (where it belonged). Both the post and the question had at least one link [1]: http.... The system did not reassign he number scheme, so the ...
7
votes
0answers
87 views

Leave Convert to Edit button enabled all the time in the moderator flag list

In the moderator flags list, there is a "Convert to Edit" button on answers which are posted by the person who posted the question. This button is disabled at times, and I am not sure that ...
5
votes
1answer
141 views

Why was the “convert to edit” action disabled?

Today I handled a "not an answer" flag for a post that should have been part of the original question. I attempted to use the "convert to edit" moderator tool but it was disabled (radio button ...
16
votes
0answers
86 views

Allow me to move comments on a post to the question when converting an answer to an edit

There are a number of times where a user will erroneously post what should be an edit on an answer. A number of those times, there are other users that will still follow up the entire question on the ...
6
votes
0answers
44 views

On a question migrated from another site, it is possible to make operations on a post without an associated account on the receiving site

I am referring to Override comment.tpl.php file with theme. There was an answer that was more a comment, and I tried to convert it to a comment. I was not able, as I got an error saying, "Comment must ...