1. Agatha Christie
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    how do I edit a post.

    Discussion in 'Support & Feedback' started by Agatha Christie, Sep 6, 2012.

    I can only see icons for replying, not for editing
     
  2. Pheonix
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    Pheonix A Singer of Space Operas and The Fourth Mod of RP Staff Contributor

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    I think if a certain amount of time passes, or if a mod edits it, you no longer can. So if it's an old post, or if someone else edited it, you no longer can. Hope that helps!
     
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    thanks but it's a very recent post. It's a synopsis I put up for critique. I am totally puzzled.
     
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    editing is admin set... and it could be anything from not allowing you to edit at all to allowing you weeks and weeks. every forum is different. Most leave an hour or so, some 24 hours...
     
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    here, i think it's 24 hours...

    mods?
     
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    Banzai One-time Mod, but on the road to recovery Contributor

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    Not a clue. Mods retain the ability to edit, so it was a while after the change before we even knew that a restriction had been introduced.

    If anyone wants to test it (for science!), then I'd be interested to know the answer.
     
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    I'm fairly certain it's 24 hours. I can edit one of my posts from 22 hours ago but nothing earlier than that.
     

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