Keyboard shortcuts for the menu don't cope with quick input

UNCONFIRMED
Unassigned

Status

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Core
XP Toolkit/Widgets: Menus
UNCONFIRMED
a month ago
10 days ago

People

(Reporter: Andrew Ducker, Unassigned)

Tracking

55 Branch
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Firefox Tracking Flags

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Details

(Reporter)

Description

a month ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; Win64; x64; rv:55.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/55.0
Build ID: 20170824053622

Steps to reproduce:

Press Alt-F,E while Firefox is doing something intensive


Actual results:

Both the "File" and the "Edit" menus opened


Expected results:

The "Email Link" option from the "File" menu should have been triggered.
(Reporter)

Comment 1

a month ago
It works normally most of the time, but if the browser is being laggy then it seems to get the "Alt-E" before the File menu has had a chance to open, and the event is swallowed by the main menu rather than by the File menu.

(He said, based on no specific knowledge of how menus work in Firefox.)

Updated

a month ago
Component: Untriaged → Keyboard Navigation

Updated

a month ago
Component: Keyboard Navigation → XP Toolkit/Widgets: Menus
Product: Firefox → Core
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