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==Background== ==Background==
-This preference controls the selection behaviour when double-clicking text as it relates to punctuation surrounding the text.+This preference controls the selection behaviour when double-clicking text as it relates to punctuation surrounding the text. It also affects the way some shortcuts (e.g. Ctrl+Shift+Left/Right and Ctrl+Backspace) work when editing text.
==Possible values and their effects== ==Possible values and their effects==
===True=== ===True===
-Select surrounding punctuation. (Default on Minimo and all platforms except Unix and OS2)+Select surrounding punctuation. Above mentioned shortcuts stop at punctuation characters. (Default on Minimo and all platforms except Unix and OS2)
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===False=== ===False===
Do not select any punctuation. (Default on Unix and OS2 for all apps except Minimo) Do not select any punctuation. (Default on Unix and OS2 for all apps except Minimo)

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Background

This preference controls the selection behaviour when double-clicking text as it relates to punctuation surrounding the text. It also affects the way some shortcuts (e.g. Ctrl+Shift+Left/Right and Ctrl+Backspace) work when editing text.

Possible values and their effects

True

Select surrounding punctuation. Above mentioned shortcuts stop at punctuation characters. (Default on Minimo and all platforms except Unix and OS2)

False

Do not select any punctuation. (Default on Unix and OS2 for all apps except Minimo)

First checked in

2001-10-19 by Mike Pinkerton.

Has an effect in

  • Netscape (all versions since 7.0)
  • Mozilla Suite (all versions since 0.9.6)
  • Phoenix (all versions)
  • Firebird (all versions)
  • Firefox (all versions)
  • Minimo (all versions)
  • SeaMonkey (all versions)

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