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Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

#12927 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

'Get shortlink' opens in text box popup

Reported by: shdus's profile shdus Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: low
Severity: minor Version: 3.0
Component: UI Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


If you click 'get shortcut' when editing a post, the popup box seems like you can change the shortcut.

Change History (2)

#1 @shdus
14 years ago

Oops. I meant 'get shortlink'

#2 @johnbillion
14 years ago

  • Component changed from General to UI
  • Milestone Unassigned deleted
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Summary changed from 'Get shortcut' opens in text box popup to 'Get shortlink' opens in text box popup

I'm going to close this as wontfix for now. The reason it's shown in a prompt box (giving you an Ok and a Cancel button) is so the user can select the text regardless of what browser they're using (some browsers won't let you select text in an alert box).

Maybe we can look at giving this a better UI at some point.

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