Using Return to move between field. help!

Sarah Reichelt sarah.reichelt at
Sun Jul 9 18:25:52 EDT 2006

On 7/10/06, Ian McKnight <iangmcknight at> wrote:
> Hi
> I have a card with 3 text fields and 1 button. TraversalOn is True.
> AutoTab is True for all fields.
> The fields are sized to 1 line of text.
> When I press the Tabkey I get the expected behaviour-- the cursor
> moves from one field to the next in sequence highlighting any text as
> it goes or simply movingthe cursor to the next empty field.
> When I press return or enter after entering text the cursor jumps to
> before the first character of the text.
> I have ReturnInField and EnterInField handlers in the card script. The
> RIF handler calls the handler to process the input text (using the
> target fn to identify individual fields) while the EIF handler just
> calls RIF.

If the returnInField handler puts data back into the field, this
resets the cursor position. In this case, you may need to include a
line after the "put" that selects the text of the next field.


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