keyboard shortcuts

Martin Konold martin.konold at
Wed Aug 11 21:38:07 EEST 2004

Am Wednesday 11 August 2004 19:51 schrieb Claes Holmerson:

Hi Claes,

> > 1. Text selection with the keyboard makes only sense after using the
> > _mouse_ to explicitly put the focus on the text area.
> I don't understand what you mean here. Surely text selection with the
> keyboard is useful also when focus has been put there by other means, such
> as tabbing?

Yes, your usage pattern is very reasonable. The rule would be if there is 
focus on the text e.g via a mouse click do text selection in all other cases 
switch tabs.

-- martin

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