My question if you click "edit" and look at the preview you'll see that it is very different from the actual view. In the preview you see a hyperlinked but when you go to the actual question, you don't see it at all.

  • Possible duplicate of meta.superuser.com/questions/1754/… – Daniel Beck Sep 2 '11 at 5:12
  • Similar idea, but not exact (it seems like there is a general version of the bug) – soandos Sep 2 '11 at 5:18
  • @soandos It's a completely different issue, but both are caused by the live preview being a separate implementation from the server-side once. It seems that as long as it's close enough, it's good enough. – Daniel Beck Sep 2 '11 at 6:06

You put


instead of


We only recognize the all lower case version as a valid URL.

  • Why is it that way? – Simon Sheehan Sep 2 '11 at 3:16
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    why shouldn't it be that way? – Jeff Atwood Sep 2 '11 at 3:32
  • I have no issue myself with it, I only ever use lowercase. But why doesn't the system accept Http or say, HTTP? Is it just bevauae lower case is the formal way of writing it? – Simon Sheehan Sep 2 '11 at 3:45
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    Even if that is the case, there should be no difference between the preview and the real thing. – soandos Sep 2 '11 at 4:22
  • Why is there a difference between the preview and the real thing? – wizlog Sep 2 '11 at 5:58

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