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Item6241: EditTable removes extra spacing

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Extension EditTablePlugin Normal New   n/a  

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Clicking the Edit button of an editable table removes any extra spaces at the beginning or end of a field (spaces that should remain for left-, right, or center-adjusting the content.

Start with:

| *A* | *B* | *C* |
|   apple |  banana  | cherry   |
|   1 |   2   | 3   |

  • screenshot:

  • screenshot:

  • screenshot:

FInal raw view

| *A* | *B* | *C* |
| apple | banana | cherry |
| 1 | 2 | 3 |

Non-breaking spaces "broken"

Note also that HTML nonbreaking spaces, i.e.

are also affected. These are

  1. converted to literal spaces on first Edit
  2. space is removed on next Edit

-- TWiki:Main/VickiBrown - 06 Apr 2009

Summary EditTable removes extra spacing
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.VickiBrown

SVN Range TWiki-5.0.0, Mon, 23 Feb 2009, build 17838
AppliesTo Extension
Component EditTablePlugin
Priority Normal
CurrentState New


TargetRelease n/a

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JPEGjpg Item6241_ss1.jpg r1 manage 6.7 K 2009-04-06 - 21:31 UnknownUser screenshot
JPEGjpg Item6241_ss2.jpg r1 manage 24.6 K 2009-04-06 - 21:31 UnknownUser screenshot
JPEGjpg Item6241_ss3.jpg r1 manage 7.5 K 2009-04-06 - 21:32 UnknownUser screenshot
Topic revision: r1 - 2009-04-06 - VickiBrown
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