Editor locks out after clicking on images – Macnchrome
In this screenshot, I am unable to click into the editor. I toggled wifi. Tried with and without proxy. Restarted Chrome. The problem persisted through all of that before spontaneously working again. Not the first time this has happened. Clicking and resizing images seem to trigger these situations.
Aside: Resizing images is scary. They collapse for a few seconds and then reappear smaller, causing jump, reflow, and vscroll loss along the way.
Still stuck w/ free domain claim – Macnchrome
How can I get rid of this? I don’t want to map a domain.
Vscroll loss after updating post – Macnchrome
- Go to posts
- Scroll down
- Edit a post
- Add a tag
- Hit editor back button
- Back at the top, vscroll lost.
Even when not updating the post, vscroll is a little off when going back to posts.
Changing the title before publishing doesn’t change slug – Macnchrome
Blank p2 pages – Macnchrome
Seen this twice today.
Waiting for video processing – Macnchrome
I always wait for videos to finish processing before publishing. Should I? Will I be publishing an unready video if I don’t wait? How does that affect publicize?
URL Schemes and AppleScript Dictionaries – Mac and iOS apps
All of our apps need URL schemes.
The mac app needs an AppleScript dictionary.
Small comment area in notifications – Macnchrome
The first thing I do when replying is make the box bigger.
Desktop notifications – Macnchrome
Desktop notificiations are very intrusive. Turning them off requires digging in content settings.
View Post, The Flow Forker – Macnchrome
#new-tab-window results in multiple editor sessions and confusion over which session has my latest changes. Worst case, I split changes between editors.
View Post opens in new tab. That new tab has an Edit button at the bottom. Flow forked. Editor session++
Desktop app beta channel – Mac app
Note, be patient after clicking Update & Restart when switching from the stable to beta channel. I thought the app wasn’t restarting so I kept launching it again. This prevented the Update & Restart from happening. I did several Update & Restarts before settling in to wait for the long restart, which eventually happened.
WP Desktop Tab Bar – Mac app
macOS Sierra introduced the tab bar, which you can turn on in the desktop app via View > Show Tab Bar. In other apps, you can show the tab bar, open a new app window, and then go to Window > Merge All Windows to bring the windows into the tab bar. The WP app doesn’t have a means of opening a new window.
Going back from Cmd+N – Mac app
In the desktop app, Cmd+n starts a new post. If you have multiple sites, this invokes a picker.
This stomps my stack. I want a way to go back from here. I’ll Cmd+N and then realize I wanted to copy text from the article I was reading in the Reader. If I click into the Reader from the picker screen, my position in the reader stream is lost. I have to rescan the stream to find what I was looking for.
Supporting Sierra’s tabs would help by allowing a reader session and an edit session.
Restore dialog flashes briefly after deleting draft from editor – Macnchrome, Mac app
The screenshot below is with the Mac app, but this happens in Calypso web as well.
TestFlight not updating iOS app – iOS app
This is on a new iPhone 7+. When I setup this phone from backup, the TestFlight WP app was not restored to the home screen. I had to install from TestFlight. That all went well, but now a couple weeks later I’m not seeing the 6.6 update.
iOS app crashes on open – iOS app
The iOS app (TestFlight 6.5) started crashing upon open. It opens to a post list and then bails. I deleted the app and am now blocked.
Workflow – Desktop
I could not function without a clipboard manager. Really enjoying Copied App on both iOS and macOS.
When you copy a link, it grabs the title for you, and offers pasting title, url, or link. I use Link in Markdown often in my Markdown based flow.
A favorite Alfred workflow is my indelicate hacking of the Lazy Link workflow. It grabs the url and title of the frontmost browser window and inserts it at the cursor as a markdown link.