Tested on 2013-03-12 on nightly built from http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/7433bc4545c9 Spun off of bug 831985 - touch text selection. In IE I can tap on a word in text content and it selects it. In Firefox I need to long-tap.
Priority: -- → P2
See Also: → 831985
Component: General → Input
OS: Windows 8 → Windows 8 Metro
Whiteboard: feature=work → [selection] feature=work
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Hi Asa. Do you want this as a Change Story for Iteration #4. It relates to Bug 831985 which is a Resolved Story from Iteration #3.
Summary: work - allow for one-tap word selection → Change - Allow for One-Tap Word Selection
Whiteboard: [selection] feature=work → feature=change c=Content_features u=metro_firefox_user p=0
short tap content word selection can move to v2.
Whiteboard: feature=change c=Content_features u=metro_firefox_user p=0
Summary: Change - Allow for One-Tap Word Selection → Allow for One-Tap Word Selection
Whiteboard: [selection] → [selection] [feature] p=0
Discussed at the work week, ux feels we should stick with long tap to select text such that we don't get random selection when interacting with scroll and zoom.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
OS: Windows 8 Metro → Windows 8.1
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