This is site updates and bugs fixes page that was post onFebruary 16th 2012.
Site Update



  • More Characters in Deviation Titles. By popular demand, the following characters are now allowed in titles of deviations: =~`@#%^*[]()/{}\|
  • New Prints Pages. Some members wanted a simpler and clearer interface when ordering prints.
  • Fair Exposure Applied to "Popular All Time"
  • Finished Message Center infrastructure performance upgrades.
  • Built the system to drive the The Great Valentine Exchange.
  • Adjusted the Help Desk contact form to help members enter usernames in the proper format.

Bug FixesEdit

  • Fixed an issue that made the browser scroll to the top of the page when previewing a note and then switching back to editing mode.
  • On a mobile device, Writer deviations -- which are too large to fit on the screen -- are now always rendered in desktop mode.
  • Pressing "tab" while writing comments now behaves consistently in all browsers.
  • Fixed various display issues on Group galleries that displayed for logged out users.
  • Fixed the search box's display in Chat.
  • Improved the display and performance optimization of the Llama Trading Game page.
  • Improved the display of the username entry on Premium Member gift page.


Bug FixesEdit

  • Updating a title on a item from the inline editor could break auto-saving under some conditions.
  • When updating the title of a Writer item in, the title inside the scrolling part of the thumb now updates immediately.
  • Fixed a bug that disabled uploading from Opera.
  • Improved responsiveness of thumbs going back to their original position during drag & drop.
  • Selection was overwriting the displayed title inside stacks.
  • Fixed several bugs with selection, including displaying the item's title rather than "Selected (1)" when a single item is selected.
  • Fixed several bugs related to the "Move to" button.
  • The "Save and exit to" button would redirect even when validation errors occured.
  • In IE9, the dark grey bottom of hovercards were 2 pixels too narrow.
  • Fixed a long-standing issue where some deviations would be marked as being Group-exclusive when they weren't.
  • Fixed an issue in the API with a replace file operation.
  • The delete button was not working on the item page. WriterEdit

Bug FixesEdit

  • Embedding a video was often causing Writer to stop working correctly.
  • Non-literature category thumbs from Writer deviations had incorrectly sized shadows.
  • Fixed several small bugs in Internet Explorer.
  • Clicking the Writer margin would change the selection that the toolbar acts upon.
  • $kemayo briefly broke and then fixed deviation thumbs all disappearing when opening a document to edit.
  • Many times the ">" selector didn't work in CSS.
  • Keyboard shortcuts for the WYSIWYG toolbar actions weren't working.
  • Improved click-to-add images across browsers.
  • Dragging a thumb from the sidebar will now have the editing cursor follow the mouse much more accurately to indicate drop position.