Massachusetts Cop Forum banner
1 - 5 of 5 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
453 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Gil,

I just noticed a typo in something I had posted today (ieSpell didn't correct it). The forum says that I CAN edit my posts, but there is NO "edit" button to click on for the post.

What's the scoop?

Thanks.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
453 Posts
Discussion Starter · #2 ·
LenS said:
Gil,

I just noticed a typo in something I had posted today (ieSpell didn't correct it). The forum says that I CAN edit my posts, but there is NO "edit" button to click on for the post.

What's the scoop?

Thanks.
Hmm, I see the edit button for this post (original)!

Where I can NOT see the edit button is the "Thin Blue Line" thread (my post is #92) in the "Just Shootin' the Breeze" forum.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
453 Posts
Discussion Starter · #5 ·
Gil,

Thanks!

Now I don't see the Edit button on my prior posts in this thread either.

That gives me a clue about the reason. I recall one forum that I use that the software is setup to ONLY allow you to edit a post within 1 hour of posting. After that it is cast in stone, unless you have Mod privs. Personally I don't like that idea at all and unless the intent is to leave an evidence trail for subpoenas, I see no need to have that sort of restriction on a forum!
 
1 - 5 of 5 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top