|Dangerous behavior when refereshing browser while editing|
|I was writing a long post in a ticket that required a lot of search at different places. It took me about two hours to finish that post. Before clicking on "save", I switched to another application and pressed F5 there, but then I realized, I hadn't switched and was still in my browser where the ticket was open. Pressing F5 refreshed the page and the work of two hours were replaced by a blank text field!!|
I really recommend to catch the browser refresh event and ask the user, if loosing all that text is really intended.
|Julie Landry||Justin Willey||Szabo, Alice|
|Voskamp, Marius||Bönigk, Stefan||Beck zum, Carsten|
|Domkin, Alexander||Klein-Heyl, Christian||Jähner, Maxim|
|Kielkowski, Gregor||Hoeppner, Rene||Borodin, Alexander|
|Schöffmann, Oliver||Hinrichs, Oliver||Zaum, Volker|
|Göhns, Axel||Breuer, Michael||Bode, Edgar|
|Sladkov, Alexander||Scholz, Till||Leich, Andreas|
|Wirth, Marcus||Hagn, Konrad||Frerking, Bernd|
Frerking, Bernd 1/26/2015 9:56:04 AM
I have lost a lot of work too. Therefore, I like the idea of asking the user before leaving an edit page with discarding any changes.
Leich, Andreas 1/26/2015 10:10:37 AM
Same with backspace, but focus is not longer in text field. (by accident or just changed a drop down and forgot to click into text field)
This will perform "back" functionality of explorer page. But "forward" button will not bring your text back.
I switched to note pad. :-(
Hagn, Konrad 1/26/2015 10:19:09 AM
Usually happens to me when i try to use [tabkey] in order to arrange textinput and then pressing backspace. The [tabkey] makes the browser lose focus of the textfield and backspace causes the return-page-event. Input AND Settings are lost and not restored with pushing forward.
Hagn, Konrad 2/9/2015 3:01:11 AM
A frequent mistake happening to me is when you start to make lists:
One has to press [tab] to get the dash-listelement. But in addition to changing the listelement the focus switches to the savebutton. Writing will push the button as soon as you hit the spacebar and save an unfinnished post.
Justin Willey 3/26/2015 3:57:18 PM
Just done the same Arrrhhh....
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