Spaces between words not retained
I'm using FF88.0.1 on macOS 10.14.6
I'm a regular participant in the Microsoft Answers Community. When replying to messages there today a space appears when I press the space bar but as soon as I type the next character the space closes & the text runs together. E.g. instead of This is a sentence the text appears as Thisisasentence. If I then go back & re-insert the spaces they are retained but that is a royal pain.
This is a new behavior as of today. I have confirmed that this does not occur when using Safari nor does it occur when replying in the Apple support community.
I'd appreciate any insight on this.
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Is this with all websites/pages, some, a few?
A small dialog should appear. Click Start In Troubleshoot(Safe) Mode (not Refresh). Is the problem still there?
I have not experienced the issue with other sites, but as I wrote originally the issue doesn’t occur even with the Microsoft Answers site when using other browsers.
I have since used Troubleshooting Mode as well as having run the Refresh routine. Neither have made a difference.
I’ve also been advised by the support folks at Microsoft that there seems to be an issue specific to Firefox. Apparently it is present on both the Mac & Windows platforms, possibly due to adoption of a new editor. They are aware of & have escalated it.
It doesn’t seem to be anything that can be corrected at the user level & even though it has been [tentatively] explained I can’t mark it as “Solved".