[Libreoffice-ux-advise] Find Next/Find Previous context -- shortcut keys show or not?

Stefan Knorr (Astron) heinzlesspam at googlemail.com
Fri May 11 10:24:32 PDT 2012

Hi Korrawit,

> Talking about FindBar, shall this be discussed together?:
>  when the cursor is in the FindBar, the FindBar trash almost all
> keyboard shoutcuts.

I think that makes sense. It's sort of a mode...

> This means you can't use the keyboard shortcuts, except, for example,
> Ctrl+A (Select all), Ctrl+C (copy), Ctrl+V (paste). I think it allows
> use of shortcuts dealing with text only.

Right, again makes sense.

> See also:
> * https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=38328 (shortcut to
> trigger dialog not work)

IMHO, Find & Replace should be allowed actually (= be the exception
from the rule) since it also pertains to finding and additionally,
there is an icon right in the same toolbar for it.


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