Closed Bug 343466 Opened 15 years ago Closed 15 years ago
Unable to select highlighted text in a textbox using "Highlight all"
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9a1) Gecko/20060703 Minefield/3.0a1 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9a1) Gecko/20060703 Minefield/3.0a1 Now that bug 189039 is fixed we can highlight text in textboxes, but there seem to be a few issues with the "Highlight all" feature. Namely, once highlighted it can't be selected (except through a double/triple-click or CTRL+A). Also, when you delete part of the highlighted text, I'd imagine the logical behaviour would be for the text to get unhighlighted. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open a site containing a textbox, such http://www.google.com/firefox. 2. Type a few words 3. Do a search for (part of) the text you just typed 4. Highlight all Actual Results: Unable to select the highlighted text, nor able to place the cursor anywhere in the highlighted region. Expected Results: Should be able to select it, just like you can with non-editable text.
Confirmed on Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9a1) Gecko/20060702 Minefield/3.0a1 ID:2006070204 [cairo] Note: However, the quick find highlights the text but you can select it
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 256989 ***
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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