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Type Ahead Find is not aware of frames

VERIFIED WORKSFORME

Status

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Core
Keyboard: Navigation
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major
VERIFIED WORKSFORME
15 years ago
15 years ago

People

(Reporter: kasper b. graversen, Assigned: Aaron Leventhal)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000
Points:
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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.2a) Gecko/20020910
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.2a) Gecko/20020910

going to http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.1/docs/api/

and pressing either the big frame to the rigth or the lower small one and trying
to use tho "type ahead" by typing same keys, only links in the uppel left frame
is found even though I activated the other frames by using the mouse.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open going to http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.1/docs/api/
2. select a frame 
3. type some keys

Actual Results:  
every time its the upper left frame which is searched rather than the other frames

Expected Results:  
search the frame which is active..
-> Keyboard nav
Assignee: asa → aaronl
Component: Browser-General → Keyboard Navigation
QA Contact: asa → sairuh
(Assignee)

Comment 2

15 years ago
Typeaheadfind is designed to start with what's visible, unless there's a visible
selection or focused element on the page.

So if you select some text, the search will start from there.
Blocks: 30088

Comment 3

15 years ago
worksForMe - always.
20021013 - win2000.

has always worked for me.
please test using a newer build.
Summary: Type Ahead Find is not avare of frames → Type Ahead Find is not aware of frames
(Assignee)

Comment 4

15 years ago
WORKSFORME.

Please reopen if you still have a problem.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
this also wfm with today's trunk build on win2k.
No longer blocks: 30088
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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