[texworks] Some points to check

Joseph Wright joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk
Wed Dec 3 09:39:58 CET 2008

Alain Delmotte wrote:
> Hello,
> I have some more small points to check. (working under Windows!!)
> 1) When there is a selection, using the left or right arrow key undoes
> the selection *and* move one character.
> With other text editor, the use of the arrow  keys only undoes the
> selection, which is more convenient, imho.

You see exactly the same behaviour in Notepad (which I take it the QT
team have followed).

> 2) The option "Find selection" only works  on some words, not if there
> is a LF

I'm not sure I follow what you mean!

> 3) In the preferences for typesetting and the definition of the
> different possibilities, there is at the left bottom an option "View PDF
> after running"; it doesn't seem to work.
> I expect to typeset, view the result, but not moving to the view window.
> Correct?

I see the same, and I'd agree this doesn't seem correct.  A bug?

> 4) Looking back to the discussions, will there be the possibility to
> modify the keyboard shortcuts from within TeXworks and not passing
> through Linguist?

I think this is on the "to do" list!
Joseph Wright

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