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Typos in titles (and how to correct them)

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With the old software, we could deal with typos in titles by appending the correct spelling.

Can't do that now. What's the new drill?

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  1. This came up during the beta period and iirc, the decision was made to not allow changes in the titles.

    P.S. I emailed the mods to ask if they could correct "Slicks" on the SF board.

    1. We'll probably be seeing more title typos than before since there's no preview.

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      1. re: Robert Lauriston

        OTOH, since search actually works now, typos in titles won't be as big of a deal since you won't have to be doing all that CTRL+F searching. As long as the typo is corrected in the body of the post, it won't make much difference in finding the content.

        1. re: Robert Lauriston

          The title is editable by the person who created the original post. Just click on it to edit.

            1. re: Tim

              Oh, that's way cool -- it doesn't even seem to be time-limited like the posts themselves! Perhaps there's a tutorial somewhere that could clue us in on some of these hidden features?