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Can't edit my polls (7 posts)

  1. Emily
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm using Version 2.0.20. I can make a poll, but if there are any edits I need to make, I have to replicate the whole poll because the original never updates. Is anyone else having this issue? I appreciate any advice on how to make the polls editable.

    http://www.oicmoments.com

    Emily

    http://wordpress.org/plugins/polldaddy/

  2. Emily
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Is it possible that the wordpress application caches the poll, because the changes are reflected in the admin tool, but not on the front of the website. Is there something I could clear to make it work?

  3. Donncha O Caoimh
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    It's possible that the static Javascript file used by the poll embed is cached by your browser but it should refresh after a few minutes or an hour at the most.

    Have you tried loading your blog through a different browser after you make the change? Or deleting your browser cache?

  4. Emily
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi Donccha,

    It looks like it's taking about 10 minutes for the update to take place. Is there anything I can do to expedite it?

    Thanks,
    Emily

  5. Donncha O Caoimh
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    Does this 10 minute wait happen even if you use a new browser or clear the cache in your main browser?

    It should update immediately but sometimes it can take longer.

  6. Emily
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    It instantly changes in a new browser. It takes the 10 minutes even with the hard refresh in the same browser.

  7. Donncha O Caoimh
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm glad it changes immediately in a new browser. Your own browser seems to be caching the old version too aggressively. You may just have to clear the cache on your browser when testing a new poll, or if you use Firefox you can use the Web Developer extension to disable the cache.

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