Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 183326
Scrolling is by cursor
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:38:54 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20060211 Fedora/1.0.7-1.3.fc3.legacy Firefox/1.0.7
Description of problem:
A blinking cusor appears in the wab page. When using the up and down keys, the cursor moves up and down the page line by line.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.visit any web page. click anywhere within the window.
3.use up or down key to scroll
Actual Results: Blinking cursor moves up and down page. Page scrolls up or down only when cursor reaches top or bottom of page respectively. Scrolling is borked.
Expected Results: Page should scroll imediately
There is a poorly-documented feature in Mozilla called "caret browsing", which
enables the behavior you are experiencing. The F7 key toggles this behavior
on and off. Try pressing the F7 key and see if the browser resumes the normal
Yes, that was it. Thank you