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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-53487

Flip sides for sender/receiver in Message threads

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    Details

    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Deferred
    • Affects Version/s: 3.2
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Messages, Usability
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Users

      3 users required:
      Manager - manager/admin
      Alice - student or any role that can send messages will do
      Bob - student or any role that can send messages will do

      Test Steps

      1. Log in as Alice
      2. Send a message to Bob saying 'Hi Bob'
      3. Send a message to Manager saying 'Hi Manager'
      4. Log in as Bob
      5. Reply to Alice saying 'Hey'
      6. Verify that Alice's name, picture, contact/block links and message appears on the left; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right
      7. Log in as Manager
      8. Go to your Messages, reply to Alice saying 'Hi Alice'
      9. Go to Advanced Search
      10. Keyword is 'Hi', scope is All messages from all users
      11. Click search messages
      12. Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Bob'
      13. Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the right; verify Bob's name, picture and message appears on the left
      14. Close this browser tab so you are back on the advanced search results
      15. Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Manager'
      16. Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the left; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right
      17. Close this browser tab so you are back on the advanced search results
      18. Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Alice'
      19. Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the left; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right
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      Users 3 users required: Manager - manager/admin Alice - student or any role that can send messages will do Bob - student or any role that can send messages will do Test Steps Log in as Alice Send a message to Bob saying 'Hi Bob' Send a message to Manager saying 'Hi Manager' Log in as Bob Reply to Alice saying 'Hey' Verify that Alice's name, picture, contact/block links and message appears on the left ; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right Log in as Manager Go to your Messages, reply to Alice saying 'Hi Alice' Go to Advanced Search Keyword is 'Hi', scope is All messages from all users Click search messages Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Bob' Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the right ; verify Bob's name, picture and message appears on the left Close this browser tab so you are back on the advanced search results Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Manager' Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the left ; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right Close this browser tab so you are back on the advanced search results Open in a new browser tab the context link under the message 'Hi Alice' Verify that Alice's name, picture and message appears on the left ; verify your name, picture and reply appears on the right
    • Difficulty:
      Easy
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_32_STABLE
    • Pull from Repository:
    • Pull Master Branch:
      MDL-53487-master

      Description

      User and recipient flip positions between desktop view and mobile view. Common practice has received messages on the left, and sent messages on the right. The moodle messaging window on desktop browsers is currently opposite. The moodle app has the correct sides.

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              Assignee:
              jtc Joshua Todd Cowper
              Reporter:
              kristian Kristian Potter
              Participants:
              Component watchers:
              Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona), Víctor Déniz Falcón, Barbara Ramiro, Bas Brands
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