Insertion-point marker disappearence - help
sarahr at genesearch.com.au
Mon Mar 28 21:51:15 CST 2005
> I have met with a problem, to which I find no explication in the rev
> documentation. Usually an unlocked text field, when selected, will
> have a blinking
> insertion-point cursor. This functions in my mainstack. But a
> textfield in the substack does have active insertion-point (where
> keyboard text gets inserted), but it doesnt show the blinking marker,
> although the properties set for the field are identical to those in
> the main stack, where the function is intact. I dont even find a
> keyword in the documentation to identify the little "blinking marker"
> (often referred to as a "cursor".) How can I revive it ?
This usually occurs when a group has been created so that a portion of
the group overlaps the edit field. Move the field to the front and the
cursor should come back.
> And are there- by the way - procedures to change it (Eg coloring it,
> or bolding it?)
No, not as far as I know. The actual moving cursor can be changed, but
not the blinking insertion point in the field.
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