If I scroll down the e-mail-list on my windows 8 touch-laptop by using the touchscreen, I can't scroll down until I release my finger but only until the e-mail-list ends.

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Status

Thunderbird
Untriaged
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enhancement
UNCONFIRMED
4 years ago
4 years ago

People

(Reporter: jal, Unassigned)

Tracking

17 Branch
x86_64
Windows 8

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Description

4 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64; rv:26.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/26.0 (Beta/Release)
Build ID: 20130830203814

Steps to reproduce:

On x64-Windows-8 (but most properly on all versions), you have to scroll up (so your finger moves down) the e-mail-list of Thunderbird with the finger (so using your touch-screen). Scroll down until your finger enters the e-mail-window of 


Actual results:

As soon as my finger leaves the e-mail-list and enters the selected-e-mail-windows below (without releasing the finger), the e-mail-list doesn't scroll down any longer but the displayed e-mail starts to scroll.


Expected results:

In all Microsoft programs (and they made windows, so it is most properly the wanted behavior), you always scroll the windows your finger was in when it touched the display, and the window continues to scroll until you release your finger, even if your move your finger into another window.
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Updated

4 years ago
Severity: normal → enhancement
OS: Windows NT → Windows 8
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