first field to get keyboard focus?

Edwin Gore edgore at
Thu May 29 01:21:00 EDT 2003

If another object overlays the field (like, the lable maybe?) it will not
get focaus corrently. Try making sure that no other object overlays your
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Alex Rice" <alrice at>
To: <use-revolution at>
Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2003 11:44 PM
Subject: Re: first field to get keyboard focus?

> On Wednesday, May 28, 2003, at 10:40  PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> > I think it's the lowest-numbered field that gets the automatic cursor
> > insertion. Try relayering your fields and put the desired target as
> > layer 1.
> >
> Sure enough. Thanks- I don't know why I thought it was front-to-back
> (higher to lower layer number).
> Here's another question: do you know why some fields will appear to
> have the blinking insertion point, but others will not (but do still
> have the focus border?) Fields that otherwise seem identical seem to
> have this behavior. I've seen only my smaller single-line fields do
> this.
> Alex Rice, Software Developer
> Architectural Research Consultants, Inc.
> alrice at
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