Opened 8 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#1375 closed New Feature (wontfix)

Overwrite mode in FireFox

Reported by: claudecoulombe@… Owned by:
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: General Version:
Keywords: SF CantFix Cc:


Can FCKeditor be put into overwrite mode (by pressing the Insert key)? Actually IE does, but FF doesn't.

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Original author: Claude Coulombe

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comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by alfonsoml

  • Keywords SF CantFix added
  • Reporter changed from alfonsoml to claudecoulombe@…

This is a limitation in Firefox, here's its bug:

Moving as feature request although doing all the overwrite in javascript would be complex and prone to problems.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by j.swiderski

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

Perhaps I'm short sighted but I can't think of any useful scenario for this feature.

Firefox team has decided not to implement it and I don't think we should either.

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