What the heck does this mean?

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chuckvw

28 Apr, 2012 07:07 PM

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I got this message AFTER losing a couple of hours of work. I don't see in addons in IE where anything has been disabled. The last time I submiitted a diary it was a pretty straightforward process. This doesn't seem to be an improvement. I know you guys are busy. Maybe I am missing something?

On another note, will we be able to embed vimeo videos some time soon?

I Best, chuckvw

  1. Support Staff 2 Posted by elfling on 01 May, 2012 12:03 AM

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    I am so sorry you lost your work and had difficulty. We have not made any recent changes in the editor.

    Can you do me the favor of attempting a new diary draft and save, and let me know if this is a repeatable error? IE 9 has generally been very reliable when we test it.

    Vimeo embeds will be available next time we push to the server, so in a week or two most likely.

  2. elfling closed this discussion on 01 May, 2012 12:03 AM.

  3. elfling re-opened this discussion on 01 May, 2012 12:04 AM

  4. 3 Posted by chuckvw on 01 May, 2012 12:34 AM

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    Hello... Just tried again. I receive this message when I click on "edit diary" on the most recent diary I attempted...

    There's another unpublished diary (from 2007) in my queue. When I click on the "edit diary" I DON'T get the message.

    If you are able to view my unpublished diaries, please feel free to do so. Maybe I need to copy what's left of the diary I wanted to publish elsewhere, delete from queue and then try again? Great news of the vimeo... Thanks for your help. I also just received this weird response to my question:

  5. 4 Posted by chuckvw on 01 May, 2012 12:36 AM

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    Also, looks like michael mastonie is spamming the thread!

  6. Support Staff 5 Posted by elfling on 01 May, 2012 12:46 AM

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    An old 2007 diary draft will not publish, but it should give you a polite message saying so and telling you to copy it into a new draft. Try with a brand new fresh draft.

  7. 6 Posted by chuckvw on 01 May, 2012 12:53 AM

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    Actually, the diary that I'm having problem with is the one I tried to compose Saturday. I was only using the old diary to see if I got the same error message, which I did not. I reckon I could do a test diary and delete if I successfully post. I'll get back to you on that. I'm a bit sad about the unsuccessful diary. It was for a good cause...

  8. 7 Posted by chuckvw on 01 May, 2012 01:06 AM

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    Okay... This is interesting. I only get the message when I embed a youtube video. There is a diary called "test diary" if you can check it out. Pretty weird...

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