In article <50055f9c13tlsa(a)netsurf-browser.org>, Michael Drake
In article <5005637b04alan_calder(a)orpheusmail.co.uk>, Alan
> Double-clicking certainly highlights the existing address for
Because you are running a version of RISC OS which supports text
selection in writable icons (4.39).
> I agree that typing in a new address doesn't work as might
> ie deleting the highlighted text and replacing it with the new text.
> Wish it did!
If that's what you want, you need to configure RISC OS to do it.
Configure, click "Windows", click "Windows" on the new window, go to
"Text selection" section. Set the "Insert" behaviour to "Delete
selection" in the "Keyboard input effects" bit.
Ah thanks for the explanation and the info! Oh, and the earlier F2 tip.
Keep forgetting there was life before 4.x!
Alan Calder, Milton Keynes, UK.