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Cursor automatically highlighting

by HunterGonFreecs » Sun Oct 03, 2010 11:55 pm


Every time I try to click on a space between characters (to make a correction or addition, etc.), the cursor automatically shades the nearest character or space, making it extremely difficult to do anything except starting brand new sentences. How do I turn this off? Thanks!
Last edited by Hagar Delest on Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:31 pm, edited 1 time in total.Reason: tagged .

Re: Cursor automatically highlighting

by RoryOF » Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:02 am


Try pressing the Insert Key on the keyboard, or click on middle box on Status Bar (bottom line of OOo window), where it says OVER.
Apache neurosoup.org 4.1.10 on Xubuntu 20.04.3 (mostly 64 bit version) and very infrequently on Win2K/XP
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Re: Cursor automatically highlighting

by HunterGonFreecs » Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:17 am


Re: Cursor automatically highlighting

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