[HOT] step by step recipe for iD bug reporting

Carl von Einem carl at einem.net
Sat May 23 19:17:19 UTC 2015

Thanks, Clifford, that's an important step. As Charlotte correctly 
points out we'll probably lose a huge number of users here anyhow. But 
maybe this can be a basis for a "How can I report a technical problem?" 
guide in the "Questions About Tasks, Mapping or HOT?" section of the OSM 
Tasking Manager.

Actually this should also be available in the "Instructions" tab and in 


Clifford Snow wrote on 23.05.15 20:44:
> On Sat, May 23, 2015 at 10:04 AM, Carl von Einem <carl at einem.net
> <mailto:carl at einem.net>> wrote:
>     1. on the upper left is a search bar ("Search GitHub"): type 'iD'
>     and click "enter" on your keyboard
>     2. in the list of search results click on "openstreetmap/iD" (should
>     be the first item)
>     3. click on "Issues" (navigation bar on the right)
> At this point search to see if the bug has already been reported by
> adding key words in the filter text box and hit enter. If no open issues
> are found, then proceed to step 4. Otherwise enter any relevant
> information into the existing issue.
>     4. click on "New issue" (green button)
>     5. choose a good title and write your problem description
>     6. click on "Submit..."

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