From: Alan in Toronto <Alantoronto@fi...> - 2006-11-23 14:24:50
On Thu, November 23, 2006 12:49 am, Paul Lesniewski wrote:
> On 11/22/06, Daminto Lie <dlie76@...> wrote:
>> I was wondering if anyone might be able to help me here.
>> I've been noticing that my current squirrelmail 1.4.6 doesn't provide
>> warning when user who's in the middle of composing an email, tries to
>> I notice that with other webmail, it will ask you whether you want to
>> it or not before it allows you to move away from it.
> There are too many ways for the user to leave that the browser has
> little or no knowledge or control over. The user can click any link
> on the top menu, any link on the left frame, navigate to another site
> by clicking a bookmark or typing something in the address bar, etc
> Instead, the current best solution is to simply save the message contents:
I used to use this, as I think it's a great idea. I disabled it because it
seemed to cause performance problems. After a session had been running for
a while and a few messages composed, browser response would suffer and
would sometimes hang.