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All Posters to Edit Article Comments

Feature Upgrade · Articles & templates · Created by MrGunn
comments feature-upgrade articles-&-templates editing article-comments
As a World Anvil developer I will,
Add the ability of comment posters to edit their comments on articles and,
Allow article users to enable or disable this feature and,
The user will have the ability to choose to send an alert to the article owner/followers when a comment has been added.
So that they do not have to fully delete their comments and repost them, and that when an edited comment is posted the editor can choose to send an alert or not

I will know this Story is Done when:
Users have the ability to update their posted article comments and,
The user gets to choose whether system sends an alert that a comment has been edited and,
The article owner has the ability to control over whether comments can be edited or not.

Reason for Feature Request:
Users have found that if they post a comment to an article that they cannot change or correct typos without deleting the entire comment, then re-posting the comment, which generates multiple alerts and is frustrating.  The ability to correct typos and choose

Dimitri's Response

This suggestion did not reach the required support to be considered.   It is not a bad idea if this is on the hand of the author, but it will need a bit more support to be considered
Current score

10/300 Votes · +2130 points

Votes Cast

  • +300

    by Fluxbender
    on 2021-05-26 03:53
  • +300

    by SailingOcelot
    on 2021-05-22 03:04
  • +10

    by AntimatterNuke
    on 2021-05-19 02:00
  • +300

    by AzounIV
    on 2021-05-18 10:18
    Yes, please do it. I am a master of typo and always rushing when I write messages (plus I am not good with the mobile phone). I need this!
  • +50

    by Cyborg Starfish
    on 2021-05-15 16:36
  • +20

    by brass_phoenix
    on 2021-05-14 13:01
  • +300

    by moonflower-writing
    on 2021-05-14 02:35
  • +50

    by ss2020
    on 2021-05-14 00:28
  • +300

    by Wordigirl
    on 2021-05-13 09:34
    This is a great thing. Also, the ability to tag users in the comments would be nice. Thanks for suggesting this. God bless you.
  • +200

    by Loremaster Aemon
    on 2021-05-12 00:43
  • +300

    by MrGunn
    on 2021-05-11 14:34