Is it just me or...

Did we lose the "EDIT" function?
I've written some drivel lately that I wanted to rejigger a bit, and I can't seem to.

Is it a glitch or a sea change?

Inquiring minds want to know.

:)

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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    well, it's present on this thread... so, no.
    But I have posts to one thread recently that, even right after I made 'em, didn't show the edit button on the top right.

    Weird stuff, man...
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    wait -- the reply can't be edited (?!?!?)

  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 3,193
    Scott and I can't edit our stuff either.
  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,452
    I think we lost the edit function, and with all the spell check errors I experience, it will be missed.
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  • msgmsg Posts: 5,751
    I'm gonna hafta be a lot more careful about posting now if I no longer have an hour to retract.
    I disabled signatures.
  • verbverb Posts: 10,203
    Oh no! I fear that @Viking64 is gonna have a field day! :smile:
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  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 3,193
    I can proof read something 10 times, but once I post it, I'll see the error! I made a bad one last week, I used "to" instead of "too". Noticed it a couple hours later. My elementary school English teacher rolled over in her grave.
    Hermitism wrote: »
    rpf65 wrote: »
    I could always relate to that song because I am indeed... to sexy for my shirt.
  • msgmsg Posts: 5,751
    How many times did she role over? To or three? Too would be better then three.
    I disabled signatures.
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    Hermitism wrote: »
    I can proof read something 10 times, but once I post it, I'll see the error! I made a bad one last week, I used "to" instead of "too". Noticed it a couple hours later. My elementary school English teacher rolled over in her grave.
    Hermitism wrote: »
    rpf65 wrote: »
    I could always relate to that song because I am indeed... to sexy for my shirt.

    You are not allone ;)
  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 44,814
    Checking the edit function...
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 44,814
    Nope, it's gone.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


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  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,787
    F1nut wrote: »
    Checking the edit function...

    Me too
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  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,787
    Yup
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    it could be a glitch.
    remember the loss (for at least some of us) of italics functionality (even if the tags were typed into the text) for quite some time a while back? They did, suddenly, start to work again at some point.

    ... or it could be a deliberate deletion of the edit function, to eliminate any chance for revisionist history. I am not a big fan, if that's the case (FWIW).

    I will say this, though: in terms of catching typos, there is a preview button, which can at least serve to show, e.g., if one mistakenly uploaded the wrong image :#
    The "Preview" is a little clunky, but it does work.



  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    It is indeed difficult to live without italics.
  • pkquatpkquat Posts: 716
    Edit appears to be back (or maybe was never gone?), however you need to know it is in the upper right hand corner and hover the mouse there and it will appear. It is still set to 1 hour.
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    Yes, edit was only transiently MIA (thankfully, for those with proofreading skills as abysmal as mine).
  • tratlifftratliff Posts: 1,049
    edited February 2019
    Giving it a test....

    EDIT. Strange it worked for me!

    EDIT AGAIN. I'm on my PC.

    EDIT AGAIN. From my iPhone.
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  • WOW!! I've altered, edited, corrected, revamped, and simply deleted my previous posts at an online forum that came out wrong... But "rejiggered" isn't a situation that I've heard of until now for remediating a faux pas in a prior post. THIS IS A GREAT SITE! :-)
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    Weirdest.
    First.
    Post.
    Ever.

    Welcome.

    B)
  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 44,814
    You failed.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


    President of Club Polk

  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 25,777
    something about this thread/topic, I guess...

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