[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #27875: Annoying issue with linked image in the visual editor in some browsers

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Thu Apr 17 21:07:45 UTC 2014

#27875: Annoying issue with linked image in the visual editor in some browsers
 Reporter:  adambaldwin99  |      Owner:
     Type:  defect (bug)   |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal         |  Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Media          |    Version:  3.9
 Severity:  normal         |   Keywords:
  Focuses:                 |
 Why developing in Wordpress I prefer to use a lightweight browser as I
 tend to have loads of tabs open - as I use OSX I prefer to use browsers
 such as Roccat Browser or iCab:


 Both of which are main steam alternative lightweight browsers for OSX,
 when I go to visual editor and click on a linked image I expect the edit
 and delete button to appear - however under these browsers it loads these
 buttons and then opens the link in the editor (or sometimes just opens the
 link in the editor without the buttons) making it impossible to use - I
 have discovered this issue on various other webkit browsers such as
 Sunrise, Sleipnir and Omniweb - which is annoying as Firefox and Chrome
 are resource hogs and makes my Mac hot when developing - and I hate

 Here is a screenshot of it loading the URL in the editor in Wordpress 3.8

 I thought that in 3.9 because you have changed the media functionality a
 lot that you may have fixed the bug, but unfortunately it's still

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/27875>
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