Last modified: 2012-11-06 07:07:28 UTC
When you selected text then click "edit this page", the editing textbox should
highlight the text you selected to draw your eye to it.
See also related idea: bug 9366.
I'm going to dupe this to 9366 since it's exactly the same thing.
(Double-clicking a word selects it in browsers.)
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 9366 ***
I am referring to a different situation: when you highlight a whole sentence or
a whole song name with the mouse, then click "Edit this Page" at top of page. I
know such a feature wouldn't be very discoverable, but I am still requesting it;
I'd find it handy. So, reopening. :-)
See bug 9366 comment 4.
Is it even possible to tell what is selected when the edit link is pressed?
(In reply to comment #4)
> Is it even possible to tell what is selected when the edit link is pressed?
With modernish browsers... it *should* be: