Backspace out of a page deletes reply

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#1 Thu, Sep 22, 2011 - 11:56pm
tmosley
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Backspace out of a page deletes reply

I have had this problem a couple of times today, and on two separate computers. I have been typing a reply to someone, and do a few clicks inside the text box while editing, and then hit the delete/backspace button (I'm on a Mac) and it takes me to the last page rather than deleting the text I was editing. When I hit forward, my whole reply is gone.

As you can imagine, this is rather infuriating, especially when time is short, or it was a lengthy reply. Could you either implement a method of saving the text in the text box when "back" is pushed, or ensure that the cursor remains inside the text box?

Fri, Sep 23, 2011 - 12:13am
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Which OS, browser type, and

Which OS, browser type, and browser version number are you using?

Fri, Sep 23, 2011 - 1:03pm
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This is a Chrome issue

Google Chrome has this issue; either use another browser or click "Switch to plain text editor" underneath the text box and that will stop it.

Sun, Sep 25, 2011 - 2:52pm
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Thanks for that Stephanie.

Mac OS and Chrome here.

Thanks for that Stephanie. This issue has almost single handedly led me to jump off a highway overpass! So annoying. 

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