Disable Ctrl+Enter to submit post keyboard shortcut?


(Joshua Todd Cowper) #1

Was just a few lines into a reply on another Discourse site, and I managed to fat-finger something that submitted my post.

Did a bit of testing and seems like Ctrl+Enter would have been the culprit.

Is there any way to turn this off in user preferences?


(Jeff Atwood) #2

This is quite standard on most sites as a submit keyboard shortcut. For example on Twitter:

You might be able to override it with some custom JavaScript.


(Joshua Todd Cowper) #3

No way, my first question on here is answered by the Jeff Atwood!

Anyway, I know what you mean, with the shortcut being in Outlook, Gmail, all over the place… I just normally disable it :slight_smile:

But no worries, I’ve got my answer about the Discourse functionality, will look into custom solutions if it starts to bother me too much.

Thanks for the great platform @codinghorror!


(system) #4

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