Link With %23 getting converted

(Steve Baer) #1

If I create a link and paste in a URL with a %23 in it, the appears to get a # in it instead of remaining %23.

Here’s a sample

If you look at the source for this post, you’ll see that the spaces remain %20, but the %23 gets converted.

(Jeff Atwood) #2

Pasting in a link by itself:

An inline link

A delimited link

A HTML link

Any of those formats work?

Pasting in a link by itself:

An inline [link](

A delimited link

A HTML <a href="">link</a>

(Steve Baer) #3

Here’s what I’m doing. I type a word in editor, then I highlight that word and click on the link icon and paste in a link with %23 in it. The %23 in the link gets converted to #

(Kane York) #4

Yep, the editor inserts this text:



(Jeff Atwood) #5

@techAPJ can you add this to your list to fix; the editor link insertion dialog shouldn’t be messing up link insertion.


(Arpit Jalan) #6

Fixed :bug:

(Arpit Jalan) #7