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Bug 3286 - When I click Edit, a download window comes can I fix this?
When I click Edit, a download window comes can I fix this?
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 2760
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2005-08-28 01:39 UTC by Ryan K.
Modified: 2006-02-02 15:16 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Ryan K. 2005-08-28 01:39:03 UTC
Hey there,
I am attempting to update information for my company's information
page on your encyclopedia website but tonight when I have clicked on the "Edit
this page" link, a download box comes up asking me to download something. Is
there a way to change the settings of my account so that I can update my page
through the website and not have to download anything?

To be more specific, I go to our info page; and I click on
"edit this page" and the following box comes up: 

Do you want to save this file?
Name: index.php
Type: Unkown File Type

How can I keep this from happening and go back to being able to edit it from the 
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-08-28 01:41:08 UTC
Did you check "Use external editor by default" in your preferences? Turn that off if 
Comment 2 Ryan K. 2005-08-28 05:25:33 UTC
It worked! Thank you!
Comment 3 Zigger 2006-01-04 15:00:36 UTC
(re-opening to resolve as duplicate)
Comment 4 Zigger 2006-01-04 15:00:56 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2760 ***

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