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Tricks with tables

Just a little warning if you ever uses tables in the body of your articles. If you deletes something after/under the table and accidentally deletes the </table> tag, ALL the contents in the table are gone in a split second. Pretty sad if you worked two hours on the table and forgot to save the article before you deleted what you thought was a space after the table. Actually it's enough to delete the last > when in Normal View. Now you see it, now you don't.
SP3 where are you?

Jorgen Brenting
Tuesday, December 17, 2002

I don't think this will be fixed by SP3 if there were to be such an update. I think all of these problems are caused by the DHTML edit control that's in CityDesk. I know the Fog Creek guys are pretty unhappy with its limitations.

John Topley
Tuesday, December 17, 2002

Does Undo bring the table back?

Darren Collins
Tuesday, December 17, 2002

This seems to happen when you sticking images in a table.  One little backspace and your images are gone and undo doesn't help.

tk
Tuesday, December 17, 2002

The trick works "fine" with pure text too. You can see an example here: http://www.dinoland.dk/Artikler/jordensaldre.html
This table was gone with one backspace to many, and it took me a little while to bring it back. Undo did'nt help.

Jorgen Brenting
Wednesday, December 18, 2002

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