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Add link: VE shortcut opens a regular link inspector overlapping add link context item
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Description

As per @Ryasmeen comment

The shortcut key for VisualEditor to open up link inspector also brings up VE's own link inspector resulting into a situation like this:

Screen Shot 2021-04-28 at 2.21.19 PM.png (1×1 px, 510 KB)
Screen Shot 2021-04-28 at 4.48.23 PM.png (778×1 px, 141 KB)

Steps to reproduce:

  1. On an article with machine suggested Add link context item open, click on the highlighted word itself.
  2. Use a shortcut - cmd + up arrow+k ( use control key for non-mac computers)
  3. The VE link inspector will open and will overlap the context item.

Event Timeline

Etonkovidova renamed this task from Add link: VE shortcut open a regular link inspector overlapping add link context item to Add link: VE shortcut opens a regular link inspector overlapping add link context item .Apr 28 2021, 11:52 PM
kostajh moved this task from Backlog to April 26 - April 30 on the Add-Link board.
kostajh edited projects, added Growth-Team (Current Sprint); removed Growth-Team.

Change 683557 had a related patch set uploaded (by Kosta Harlan; author: Kosta Harlan):

[mediawiki/extensions/GrowthExperiments@master] AddLink: Disable window action commands and keyboard shortcuts

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/683557

Change 683557 merged by jenkins-bot:

[mediawiki/extensions/GrowthExperiments@master] AddLink: Disable unneeded context, tool, and command items

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/683557