Editing Comments

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firewise

30 Jul, 2017 07:05 PM

Unable to find an answer in the knowledge base. Is it possible to edit a comment once it's been submitted? If so, how?

  1. 1 Posted by siab on 30 Jul, 2017 07:31 PM

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    Nope. The best that can be done is to type a reply to the comment with what you should have said. The "Oops" is optional.

  2. 2 Posted by firewise on 30 Jul, 2017 10:37 PM

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    OK, thanks for the reply. Will be a more diligent proofreader next time before hitting the submit button.

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Daily Kos Staff on 31 Jul, 2017 05:08 PM

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    Yes, that's it: once they're posted, comments are forever. Hence the oft-cited refrain, "The Preview button is your friend."
    Not trying to be snarky at all, just acknowledging that many many folks have expressed similar regret and chagrin.
    Thanks for asking, and welcome to the site.

  4. Daily Kos Staff closed this discussion on 31 Jul, 2017 05:08 PM.

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