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A change that might confuse

by Steven Haninger / May 27, 2015 9:04 AM PDT

With the old format, a mouse over would show some text of all the posts in a thread. The new format is only showing text for the OP. Placing the mouse on the title of any post below that does nothing. One needs to click on the title to bring up the message body. That title is a shade of gray so learned behavior might see it's color as being a sign that it's inactive.

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are you sure
by James Denison / May 27, 2015 10:51 AM PDT

you are talking about SE? I don't remember ever seeing anything in a mouseover other than the opening post. Are you running this in "collapsed" mode and refering to that instead?

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Maybe I wasn't clear
by Steven Haninger / May 27, 2015 12:22 PM PDT
In reply to: are you sure

Go to one of the help forums and hover your mouse over the first message (OP) in a thread. You should see a portion of the message body displayed in a box to the right. Go to a reply message and hover your mouse over the title and you see the same...a box with a portion of the message body. With the new format, I see a portion of the text displayed with the OP only and not with any of the replies. I will test that on another PC. Perhaps it's a setting on mine.

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You may be right
by Steven Haninger / May 27, 2015 12:25 PM PDT
In reply to: are you sure

I've never used collapsed mode and the new format seems to have defaulted to that just for SE.

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