keyboard shortcuts

Jody Goldberg jody at
Wed Aug 11 21:00:49 EEST 2004

On Wed, Aug 11, 2004 at 09:17:04PM +0200, Martin Konold wrote:
> Am Wednesday 13 August 2003 20:18 schrieb Marko Macek:
> Hi,
> > Shift+Arrow is a text selection key (works in mozilla). IMO a bad idea
> > for tab switching.
> 1. Text selection with the keyboard makes only sense after using the _mouse_ 
> to explicitly put the focus on the text area.

Why ?  Lots of applications switch focus via the keyboard.
Ctrl-l in moz to jump to the address line
F2 in excel to jump to the entry line
> 2. How often do you switch tabs compared to keyboard text selection in 
> Mozilla?

Ctrl-pg up/down are also common

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