Letters typed into text boxes end up in the wrong order




14 years ago
14 years ago


(Reporter: chris.starnes, Assigned: bugzilla)


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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98; Win 9x 4.90)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win 9x 4.90; rv: 1.7.3)

In any web page (including this one), I try to enter into text boxes, but the 
blinking cursor moves BEFORE the letter i just typed, so my second letter 
appears before my first. By the way, text boxes work fine in Internet Explorer.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to any web site
2. Type in a text box

Actual Results:  
"chri.strnes@gmail.omcas" appeared in the text box (minus the quotes). This 
same or similar result appeared in all text boxes or text area boxes. I had to 
use internet explorer to type this, because i have to click the mouse to the 
end of the line after every letter i type in firefox.

Expected Results:  
"chris.starnes@gmail.com" should have appeared in the text box (minus the 


14 years ago
Summary: Text does not properly enter into text boxes → Letters typed into text boxes end up in the wrong order

Comment 1

14 years ago
Unable to reproduce; Try updating your browser and see if that works. (this
sounds similar to https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=242076 )

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win 9x 4.90; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1

Comment 2

14 years ago
Hi Chris,

I reported a simliar  bug for FF0.9 on Mac OS X. I can still reproduce the bug
on FF1.0 Mac OS X. 

This is the one I submitted: 249849.

I think we are talking about the same thing.



14 years ago
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME

Comment 3

14 years ago
I have exactlythe same roblem usig Fiefox 1.0 under Winos XP Prowdrn p 

OK Now that you can see the problem let me retype that with corrections

I have exactly the same problem using Firefox 1.0 under Windows XP Pro

Every third character the text focus moves one space to the left    
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