sometimes ctrl-tab does bring the focus to the location bar.. when I click in the page, it always changes the tab and doesn't go to the location focus any longer. I'm having difficulty reproducing this.
works for me.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
I'm going to submit to the WORKSFORME status.. I haven't seen this since the 0.3 stable release. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021022 Phoenix/0.3 This could be ctrl-tab functionality not existing when entering data into an input box, or some such. At any rate, it appears to have gone away.
VERIFIED Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030714 Mozilla Firebird/0.6
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
I constantly get this using the Firebird 0.6.1 milestone build. I have it set up to open tabs in the background when ctrl+clicking a link. A lot of the time the current tab will lose focus when this happens. I've seen related bug reports when minimizing or switching the active window; keyboard shortcuts cease working properly when returning to firebird. But I get this when opening new tabs in the background, too. In such cases, I can usually click 3 or 4 links with no problem, and use the down arrows to scroll the web page while they're loading. But as soon as the first one is done loading, I have to click somewhere in the currently loaded webpage because apparently it loses focus. If I do not, scrolling doesn't work anymore, ctrl+w will not close the tab, and ctrl+tab moves focus up to the address bar instead of going to the next tab.
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