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[Resolved] Ready to localize? (was: Review for needed updates)

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  1. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    Copied from: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/forums/knowledge-base-articles/711753 Article "How do I set up Sync on my computer?" should be updated.

    milupo said

    Hi, article How do I set up Sync on my computer? should be updated. It describes an obsolete process of creating a Sync account and signing in to it. Both text, second screenshot, and video should be updated. Michael Wolf

    I set up a Needs change entry to review this article for needed updates.

    Copied from: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/forums/knowledge-base-articles/711753 Article "How do I set up Sync on my computer?" should be updated. ''milupo said'' <blockquote> Hi, article [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-set-sync-my-computer How do I set up Sync on my computer?] should be updated. It describes an obsolete process of creating a Sync account and signing in to it. Both text, second screenshot, and video should be updated. Michael Wolf </blockquote> I set up a Needs change entry to review this article for needed updates.
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  2. Tonnes 63 posts
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    In reply to your question in the history log (“(empty edit) Is this ready to localize?”):

    It already was, but if you mean the February 29 2016 edit, I think that revision should have been as well soon afterwards since the en-US revision appeared to be OK for a while.

    However, I think there have been some UI changes meanwhile - the menu button uses Synced Tabs for example and a different UI than what’s used in the preferences, etc. (I didn’t check thoroughly), so it might need a new edit by now.

    Also, this seems to be a nice example to indicate that the Unready list is almost useless since that list only (and roughly) shows the period between a pending revision and the latest one approved for en-US, while ignoring the 5 months before. Both periods added up cause “doubly outdated l10ns” like these that sometimes make 1 year…

    In reply to your question in the history log (“(empty edit) Is this ready to localize?”): It already was, but if you mean the February 29 2016 edit, I think that revision should have been as well soon afterwards since the en-US revision appeared to be OK for a while. However, I think there have been some UI changes meanwhile - the menu button uses Synced Tabs for example and a different UI than what’s used in the preferences, etc. (I didn’t check thoroughly), so it might need a new edit by now. Also, this seems to be a nice example to indicate that the [/contributors/unready Unready list] is almost useless since that list only (and roughly) shows the period between a pending revision and the latest one approved for en-US, while ignoring the 5 months before. Both periods added up cause “doubly outdated l10ns” like these that sometimes make 1 year…
  3. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    This article is on the unready list because of this Feb 29, 2016 level 2 (content) revision (the ones that followed were minor updates):

    Revision id: 118772 Created: Feb 29, 2016, 12:16:54 PM Creator: MMN1 Comment: updated second screenshot & sync steps Reviewed: Yes Reviewed: Mar 10, 2016, 7:39:52 PM Reviewed by: jsavage Is approved? Yes Is current revision? No Ready for localization: No


    It was approved 3+ months ago but not marked RFL.

    I'll delete my empty edit and update the "Needs change" entry.

    This article is on the unready list because of this Feb 29, 2016 level 2 (content) revision (the ones that followed were minor updates): Revision id: 118772 Created: Feb 29, 2016, 12:16:54 PM Creator: MMN1 Comment: updated second screenshot & sync steps Reviewed: Yes Reviewed: Mar 10, 2016, 7:39:52 PM Reviewed by: jsavage Is approved? Yes Is current revision? No Ready for localization: No ----- It was approved 3+ months ago but not marked RFL. I'll delete my empty edit and update the "Needs change" entry.
  4. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    There has been a new revision since my June 21, 2016 post:

    Revision id: 132305 Created: Sep 22, 2016, 5:18:09 PM Creator: ComputerWhiz Comment: Moved latest Firefox required notice to relevant section and added data backup notice Reviewed: Yes Reviewed: Sep 30, 2016, 1:32:11 PM Reviewed by: jsavage Is approved? Yes Is current revision? Yes Ready for localization: No


    The revision was approved as a level 1 minor update. I'll resubmit the revision so that the article can be marked ready to localize.

    There has been a new revision since my June 21, 2016 post: Revision id: 132305 Created: Sep 22, 2016, 5:18:09 PM Creator: ComputerWhiz Comment: Moved latest Firefox required notice to relevant section and added data backup notice Reviewed: Yes Reviewed: Sep 30, 2016, 1:32:11 PM Reviewed by: jsavage Is approved? Yes Is current revision? Yes Ready for localization: No ----- The revision was approved as a level 1 minor update. I'll resubmit the revision so that the article can be marked ready to localize.
  5. Chris Ilias 2070 posts
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    I approved it, but didn't mark is as RFL or clear the needs change flag, because I'm not sure what UI Tonnes is referring to. I don't see any reference to synced tabs UI in the article. Does it still need a change?

    I approved it, but didn't mark is as RFL or clear the needs change flag, because I'm not sure what UI Tonnes is referring to. I don't see any reference to synced tabs UI in the article. Does it still need a change?
  6. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    I'm also not sure what Tonnes meant. I don't use Sync so I'm not the best person to review this article.

    We do have an article that explains how to view synced tabs and move the Synced Tabs button from the Menu to the toolbar, View synced tabs from other devices ... but like you said, this article doesn't refer to synced tabs.

    P.S. Maybe Tonnes was referring to the video, which doesn't show a "Synced Tabs" button in the Firefox menu? I sent him A PM to visit this thread.

    I'm also not sure what Tonnes meant. I don't use Sync so I'm not the best person to review this article. We do have an article that explains how to view synced tabs and move the Synced Tabs button from the Menu to the toolbar, [[View synced tabs from other devices]] ... but like you said, this article doesn't refer to synced tabs. P.S. Maybe Tonnes was referring to the video, which doesn't show a "Synced Tabs" button in the Firefox menu? I sent him A PM to visit this thread.
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  7. Tonnes 63 posts
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    Hmm... I guess I was indeed referring to the Synced Tabs item available by default when clicking the menu button. But it doesn’t affect the instructions, just the screenshot and video at most, so just ignore that comment.

    For RFL, it was however outdated Feb 29, 2016 so that should be done long ago - please do so now. In such case (i.e. when another change is upcoming months afterwards), I would have do so anyway for obvious reasons.

    Hmm... I guess I was indeed referring to the Synced Tabs item available by default when clicking the menu button. But it doesn’t affect the instructions, just the screenshot and video at most, so just ignore that comment. For RFL, it was however outdated Feb 29, 2016 so that should be done long ago - please do so now. In such case (i.e. when another change is upcoming months afterwards), I would have do so anyway for obvious reasons.
  8. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    Thanks, Tonnes. I marked the current version of this article ready to localize.... and I cleared the "Needs change" entry.

    Thanks, Tonnes. I marked the current version of this article ready to localize.... and I cleared the "Needs change" entry.
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  9. Tonnes 63 posts
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    Michele created a new revision for what I think is the only flaw left.

    Michele created a new revision for what I think is the only flaw left.
  10. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    Tonnes said

    Michele created a new revision for what I think is the only flaw left.

    Could you or another reviewer approve it? Like I said, I don't use Sync so I'm not the best person to review this article.

    ''Tonnes [[#post-14833|said]]'' <blockquote> Michele created a new revision for what I think is the only flaw left. </blockquote> Could you or another reviewer approve it? Like I said, I don't use Sync so I'm not the best person to review this article.
  11. wh 2 posts
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    https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-set-sync-my-computer/compare?locale=en-US&to=148617&from=148503 https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-set-sync-my-computer/history There is an Oct 23 revision awaiting review. I came across this while looking into https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1190661
  12. AliceWyman 5146 posts
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    I approved the Oct 23, 2017 revision RFL. I'll close this thread.

    I approved the Oct 23, 2017 revision RFL. I'll close this thread.