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Channel 9 and Opera

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    ThomasAesir

    Channel 9 seems to work well with Opera (Web Browser) until you try to post anything. Posting works, but none of the formatting is kept. Don't you guys ever do any testing?

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    Cider

    If you think THAT'S bad, try going to the Windows Vista homepage in Opera.





    Oh man!

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    Maurits

    ThomasAesir wrote:
    Channel 9 seems to work well with Opera (Web Browser) until you try to post anything. Posting works, but none of the formatting is kept.


    Channel9 uses the third-party "FreeTextBox" software for the posting widget.  If you would like Opera support for FreeTextBox, you're best off lobbying the FreeTextBox people directly.

    If you would like Channel9 to discontinue use of FreeTextBox, that would be another matter.

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    TommyCarlier

    I don't mind if there's no formatting options. I can live with having a regular , but what bugs me is that newlines are trimmed off, and everything is displayed literally: if I want to use the quote-function, in the textarea I get

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    , but when I post this message, you just see 1 big chunk of text without newlines and with the literal [quote]-tags. Not very nice. I have to switch to IE, just to post or reply.

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