Pasting an image from Clipboard does not work on WhatsApp web

UNCONFIRMED
Unassigned

Status

P3
minor
UNCONFIRMED
a year ago
4 months ago

People

(Reporter: socialtechday, Unassigned, NeedInfo)

Tracking

Firefox 57

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

Attachments

(1 attachment)

(Reporter)

Description

a year ago
Created attachment 8920770 [details]
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User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:57.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/57.0
Build ID: 20171016185129

Steps to reproduce:

1. Open WhatsApp web (web.whatsapp.com)
2. Open a chat 
3. Copy some image in clipboard
4. Click on the chat box and press Ctrl+V



Actual results:

The image gets pasted in the chatbox textfield.


Expected results:

A prompt for sending image as an attachment should have appeared.
(Reporter)

Updated

a year ago
Severity: normal → minor
Component: Untriaged → Foxfooding
OS: Unspecified → Linux
Priority: -- → P3
Hardware: Unspecified → x86_64
(Reporter)

Updated

a year ago
Component: Foxfooding → General
OS: Linux → All
Hardware: x86_64 → All

Updated

11 months ago
Component: General → Desktop
Product: Firefox → Tech Evangelism
Version: 57 Branch → Firefox 57
Hi socialtechday, thanks for the report. I'm unable to reproduce the issue in Firefox 59 for Linux.

Can you confirm if the issue still happens for you?
Flags: needinfo?(socialtechday)
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