[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #37710: Allow fullscreen for ThickBox

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Thu Apr 18 21:27:01 UTC 2019

#37710: Allow fullscreen for ThickBox
 Reporter:  neoxx               |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement         |      Status:  closed
 Priority:  normal              |   Milestone:
Component:  External Libraries  |     Version:
 Severity:  normal              |  Resolution:  wontfix
 Keywords:  has-patch           |     Focuses:  ui, javascript
Changes (by desrosj):

 * status:  new => closed
 * resolution:   => wontfix
 * milestone:  Awaiting Review =>


 Hi @neoxx,

 Thanks for this suggestion. My apologies that it took so long to receive a

 The Thickbox library is quite old and unmaintained. I don't think this is
 something that should be added to WordPress Core. In fact, removing
 Thickbox from Core has come up in several discussions over the last year.
 I have created #46985 so that discussion can take place.

 With those things in mind, I am going to close this out as a `wontfix`,
 but if there is more demand for this feature this can be reopened and re-

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