Fixing Bug 46200 [Easy Hack]

Tharindu Amila Perera amilastbmmv at
Mon Mar 31 09:09:13 PDT 2014

Hi Eike,

Your reply is very helpful. I know basic c++ and programming but It's
hard to go through a large code base. Thank you very much.

On Mon, Mar 31, 2014 at 6:09 PM, Eike Rathke <erack at> wrote:
> Hi Tharindu,
> On Sunday, 2014-03-30 11:13:13 +0530, Tharindu Amila Perera wrote:
>> 1] ScTabViewShell::KeyInput as the starting point to capture the event
>> the keyinput function decl is found at tabvwsh.hxx. But I cannot seem
>> to find a place it has been used for reference.
> "used" in the sense of where it is called? ScTabViewShell is derived
> from SfxViewShell and the virtual KeyInput() method is called via the
> sfx2 framework whenever a key is pressed.
>> I would like to know which source file contains the code to handle
>> keyboard events in a spreadsheet.
> The actual code handling these key events is in
> sc/source/ui/view/tabvwsh4.cxx ScTabViewShell::TabKeyInput()
>   Eike
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Thanks and regards,
Tharindu Amila Perera
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
University of Moratuwa

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