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Can't Edit Article

Postby sarfraz290 » Sun Apr 23, 2017 12:08 pm

Hi,

I am new to Joomla. I want to edit articles. but when i click the article a lock appears along with article name. i again click lock it gets the "1 article successfully checked in". I can't even create new articles.


Please help.

Regards,

Sarfraz.

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Re: Can't Edit Article

Postby ranwilli » Sun Apr 23, 2017 12:34 pm

The "lock" icon means that another user has opened that article for editing at some earlier time without properly saving and closing it.

If you "select" the article and choose "Checkin" at the top, it will check the article in and resolve the issue for you.
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