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#1 Cu455

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Posted 26 November 2016 - 12:43 PM

An edit button should be added to the forum.

#2 Michael Wolfe

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Posted 26 November 2016 - 02:40 PM

What do you want to edit?  

 

Posts are currently editable for a few minutes after you post (so that you can correct errors).  After a short period of time (I can't remember how long), the feature times out. We did this on purpose a long time ago, before I was a moderator, and I cannot remember all the reasons we went with this approach.


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#3 Cu455

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Posted 26 November 2016 - 11:04 PM

Sometimes I want to add something or make grammatical corrections. I couldn't find the edit button.

EDIT: Thanks found it. I am unsure why I couldn't find it.

Edited by Cu455, 26 November 2016 - 11:05 PM.


#4 Matt DeLaVega

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Posted 28 November 2016 - 05:42 PM

This was done so that days later someone could not edit or remove a post therefore changing the context or progression of the thread. I feel like an old timer.


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#5 Cu455

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Posted 01 December 2016 - 11:49 AM

I have to refresh the page after submitting it to see the edit button. That is why I wasn't seeing it.



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