Alt Selection using mouse

SyntaxEditor for Windows Forms Forum

Posted 4 years ago by Michael Andrews - Software Engineer, Breault Research
Version: 14.1.0322
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I'm trying to prevent my software from changing focus to the menu bar upon release of the Alt key after a block selection using the SyntaxEditor. The demo SDI editor seems to not have this problem... Anyone have any ideas?

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Posted 4 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Hi Michael,

What sort of menu control are you using here?  Is it a third-party one?  Perhaps you could track SyntaxEditor's KeyUp event and if the mouse's left button is down while Alt is being released, set e.Handled = true?  Perhaps that would help prevent the menu control from getting it.


Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v2018.1 build 0341) was released 9 months ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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