[OS X TeX] select column of text in TeXShop

Bob Kerstetter bkerstetter at mac.com
Thu Jun 15 13:22:48 CEST 2006

On Jun 15, 2006, at 5:48 AM, Jan Hegewald wrote:

> Dear all,
> most cocoa apps allow to select a column of text by holding option  
> and klick-drag with the mouse. In TeXShop however, I can not get  
> this to work: the desired portion of text is marked blue when I  
> drag the mouse, but as soon as I release the mouse button, the  
> selection changes and only the first row remains selected.
> Can anyone confirm this or is there something mangled with my TeXShop?

You can option click drag an every looks okay, until you release the  
button and the selection does not stick.

Submit as a bug here:


or as feature request here:


It could be either.

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