[MAC OS GRIPE] editing filenames in MacOS finder, three state fields

stephen barncard stephenREVOLUTION2 at barncard.com
Mon Sep 26 13:43:41 CDT 2011


thanks for the tip but can't get that far. I'm often getting a false double
click on select

On 26 September 2011 11:19, Phil Davis <revdev at pdslabs.net> wrote:

> Hi Stephen,
>
> I find it's sometimes easier to:
> - select filename
> - hit RETURN on the keyboard - instant edit mode! no waiting!
> - edit
> - hit RETURN again - back to normal
>
> Phil Davis
>
>
>
> On 9/26/11 11:11 AM, stephen barncard wrote:
>
>> false double click
>>
>> On 26 September 2011 11:11, stephen barncard<
>> stephenREVOLUTION2 at barncard.**com <stephenREVOLUTION2 at barncard.com>>
>>  wrote:
>>
>>  click once to edit - I get no chance to wait, just launches. horrible
>>>
>>>
>>> On 26 September 2011 11:00, Ken Ray<kray at sonsothunder.com>  wrote:
>>>
>>>  On Sep 26, 2011, at 12:23 PM, stephen barncard wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  Maybe it's me, but has anyone else seen a change in the way that in
>>>>> Snow
>>>>> Leopard, the finder allows editing in the names, perhaps with all apps?
>>>>>
>>>> It
>>>>
>>>>> seems to me that the 'single click to edit'  immediately translates
>>>>> into
>>>>> unwanted launches,  always annoying,  sometimes with
>>>>>
>>>> *disastrous*consequences.
>>>>
>>>> Single click to edit? I'm not sure I understand - I'm running Snow
>>>> Leopard
>>>> and it takes two clicks to edit then name (click once , pause, click
>>>> again)... is there something I'm missing?
>>>>
>>>> Ken Ray
>>>> Sons of Thunder Software, Inc.
>>>> Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
>>>> Web Site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/
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