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Questions tagged [inline-editor]

Questions regarding the "inline editor" that allows users with editing privileges to edit posts inline, without having to navigate to a different page.

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Arrow keys stop scrolling after editing a post

I tend to use the keyboard extensively, including using the arrow keys and PgUp and PgDn keys to scroll through pages on the site. I recently got a new computer and am experiencing a minor, but ...
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Will inline editing ever be rolled out to users with less than 2k rep?

I noticed when I went to a different Stack Exchange site where I had lower reputation, I could not see the comments while editing my question. This is especially frustrating when a user makes a ...
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The title doesn't update when changed using the mouse

When I edit the title with the mouse, it doesn't change: Alternative spelt wrong: Alternative spelt right in editor (I right clicked to change it with spell check) but it doesn't update: ...
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Warning when canceling an edit

I noticed that when I click edit on a post, and then cancel without editing anything, the page now gives a warning You have started editing this post. Abandon this edit? Even though I'm certain I ...
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Unable to (un)protect questions after editing the post inline

A pretty minor issue; but a bug nonetheless. Steps to reproduce: Acquire the Protect Questions privilege. Go to any valid questions for protection (at least 1 day old and have an answer by <10 rep ...
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Editor heartbeat with undefined post ID

I have tried to edit a suggested edit, which was approved and later edited. My edit came after that and the system rejected its application as is was deemed less substantive. (I applied it from ...
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A lower rep requirement to edit my posts inline

The ability to edit my own answers and questions inline is a privilege given at 2k reputation because it is the same privilege as edit other's answers and questions without peers' review. But it is ...
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A minor bug, when editing a post, after clicking on the “edit tags” hoverlink

Steps to reproduce: Acquire at least 10,000 reputation to gain access to inline tag editor. While the inline tag editor is still open, notice another mistake in the post above and click the edit post ...
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Why am I not able to see preview sometimes?

Why am I not able to see preview sometimes on some posts while I can see preview on other post at the same time? For e.g. See this post I am not able to see preview in inline edit even after I ...
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Include revision history in inline editing [duplicate]

If the user have reputation higher than 2K they are given the inline editor when editing questions and answers. However, the revisions are not shown in inline editing. Inline editing for user with ...
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Edit tags unavailable after editing the post itself [duplicate]

All users with 10k+ reputation are given access to inline edit tags link. This link is shown something like this(only on hovering) as shown in the image that follows. But when I edited this post( ...
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Mid-edit change notification doesn't clear “dirty” flag [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Discard edit confirmation even when editing has been stopped While in the middle of a question edit and another user edits the question, you get a notification notifying you ...
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In-line retag disappers after completing an inline edit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The “edit tags” link does not appear after editing a question inline Once I complete an edit using inline editing, I see that the in-line tag edit link is no ...
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Double-clicking edit links brings up multiple edit sections in questions and answers

I happened to have a slow response when I clicked on "edit" for a question. Rather than wait any longer, I just clicked it again (don't ask why). At some point after editing the question, I was ...
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Update tags list asynchronously on question edit [closed]

Currently when you edit a question and change tags, the tags list to the right doesn't become synchronized. At least on SO using FF10. So only page reload updates the list. Please fix that.
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“Improve” suggested edit workflow from reviews is currently not ideal, have it trigger in-line editing or open in new tab

Currently, if you go to improve a suggested edit, you jump out of the review page, and it's awkward getting back. It's not impossible, just awkward, which makes you (well me, in any case) hesitate to ...
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“cancel” link of the inline editor cannot be triggered via keyboard

This is a very minor annoyance but an annoyance nevertheless. If I start editing any post on Stack Overflow, there is a "cancel" link next to "Save Edits". Clicking it works just fine. However, ...
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Editing on a question with the “Answer This Question” button breaks the editor

This is peanuts, still you might want to know. If you edit an answer on a question which misses the inlined answer box but has instead the "Answer This Question" button, the answer editor is broken. ...
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Inline editing on search pages, too?

Inspired by this question. I think being able to edit inline, directly in search results, would be a great feature. (One use - people can identify outrageously common spelling errors like "to loose ...
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Title changes in /review inline edit don't update

This seems potentially similar or related to Cancelling edit of a question title doesn't revert to the prior title when edited using inline edit (but I'm not positive). I went into /review and ...
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Not able to see editor preview when I click “show preview”

While I am editing a post (mine or posted by some one other), I cannot see a preview of the markdown. This makes me uncomfortable that I might break the formatting of the post. Update: After the ...
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Have edit link on review page

Many times I see a post on the review page, that obviously doesn't need flagging, but it does need editing. How about giving us an edit link which will open up the post, and put you in edit mode ...
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Can we have in-place editing in /review?

A lot of what comes through /review is actually good content, but more often than not it's in need of editing. It would make this process much easier if it could be done in place. Currently you're ...
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After editing a post, “x% accept rate” disappears

When you edit a post (inline editing) and click Save Edits, the text x% accept rate (where x is some percentage) below the poster's user card in the bottom right-hand corner disappears. I think this ...
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History support with inline edit (questions) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Slick new inline Q&A editing needs to set browser history or not look like a page change When I click the edit below a question (or an answer) I'm not taken to http://...
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Inline editing silently overwrites other people's changes

When you are editing in the dedicate edit page adding some awesomeness to a post and hit the "Save changes" button, you are warned if your edit will be writing over other awesome edit that happened ...
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Why isn't in-line editor for low-reputation users?

I see no reason why it isn't allowed to in-line edit questions/answers for users below 2k. Is there some special reason?
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Inline comment editing issue

Before I click on edit on the comment to an answer to Basic PHP problem, code won't run! (no errors just blank) I see: After I edit the comment, the following comment suddenly appears, but it still ...
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Editing an answer created a new one

I was editing my answer here: issue with form method get on next page, would like for people to not see the initial page unless they hit the submit button And when I clicked submit somehow it created ...
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Cancelling edit of a question title doesn't revert to the prior title when edited using inline edit

Inline edits show a real time edit of the title. However, if I hit Esc or click on cancel, the title edits do not go back to the previous version ( although the edit is not actually saved). Hit Esc ...
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Cannot undo the first modification in the inline editor

In the new, awesome inline editor, I can't undo the very first modification. Although I can undo subsequent modifications. Steps to reproduce: Click on edit to bring up the inline editor Type/...
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Disable/hide `Add Another Answer` button while inline-editing

It happened already more than once to me, that I accidentally clicked on the Add Another Answer button when I wanted to save my edit: I assume this is because in the "normal edit" the Save Edit ...
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Tag suggestions do not appear while inline editing

When I inline edit a question, I do not see tag suggestions as I type in the tag box. Can someone look into this? I am using Firefox 5 on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Edit: The error console ...
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AJAX Edits — “Dirty” flag not being cleared on cancel

I must say I like the new AJAX-esque edit on SO however there seems to be a small bug (or what I would consider a bug). If you edit your post it now shows up in-line allowing you to modify the entry. ...
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Cannot Use “Close” or “Flag” after inline edit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Undelete link doesn't work after inline editing an answer I just inline-edited a question on SO and realized there was a vote to close. Wanting to see what reason had been ...
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Undelete link doesn't work after inline editing an answer

When inline editing a deleted answer, after saving the updated answer the "undelete" link does not work. To undelete the answer the page needs to be reloaded and then it works properly.
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In-Line editor appears wrong in IE 8.001

In-Line editor appears wrong in IE 8.001 Does anybody experience same problems? Is there solution for this?
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Inline editing problems

Inline editing seems a bit broken at the time, at least in IE 9: SCRIPT600: Invalid target element for this operation. wmd.js?v=5f7bc6eb2343, line 1 character 44242 is what the console tells me. ...
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Syntax highlighting doesn't run after in-page edit

The syntax highlighting doesn't re-highlight the re-rendered post after an in-page edit.
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Missing “revisions” drop-down menu in in-line edit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New way to edit bug — Where are the previous edits? We had "Revisions" drop-down menu where we could see & select edits we want to see/return post to. There was for ...
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Blue background of question poster comment away after edit

I'm sorry for nitpicking but this is just something to make Stack Overflow even more perfect :) If the question poster has posted a comment (e.g. under an answer), his/her name has a lightblue ...
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Submitting inline edits works, but appears to fail

At least two people have encountered a display bug with inline edits. After the editor presses the Submit button, the edit form remains on the editor's screen, and the three-dot "work in progress" ...
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New way to edit bug — Where are the previous edits?

I was just on this question: How do I include an IF statement in this MySQL query? and I saw that it had been edited. I wanted to see what the previous version was, so as I used to do, I clicked on ...
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Slick new inline Q&A editing needs to set browser history or not look like a page change

Stack Overflow (at least, and probably other SE sites) just recently got a slick new "inline" editing mechanism for questions and answers, where instead of taking you to a new page for editing, it ...
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Inline Editing for Stack Exchange Sites

We have inline comment editing, inline editing of questions on Area 51, and inline re-tagging. Can we please have inline Question and Answer editing on the Stack Exchange sites? This has been ...