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  1. MusicBrainz Server
  2. MBS-6439

Pasting MBIDs into search fields should not be a hidden feature

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Normal
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 2015-01-26
    • Component/s: Search
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      Description

      It's possible to paste MBIDs (or URLs containing them) into search fields, which is very useful but it's a hidden feature. Most people will have no idea whatsoever that it's possible.

      My suggestion would be to give the search field some placeholder text, e.g. "Start search or paste MBID" (we might need to make the popup a bit wider).

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              • Assignee:
                chirlu Ulrich Klauer
                Reporter:
                nikki nikki
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                  2015-01-26