Combo-box text arrows

Pete pete at
Fri Dec 30 01:43:54 EST 2011

I guess I'm not clear on just where the user types in a new value - over
the top of an existing choice that's loaded into the menu?

On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 9:53 PM, J. Landman Gay <jacque at>wrote:

> The entry doesn't usually go into the menu at all. The field is like an
> "other" box. The user can either choose from a list of pre-set items, or
> type something else in the field. The menu provides a shortcut for common
> choices but the user isn't limited to those.
> That said, I've been known to take the label and add it to the menu in a
> couple of cases where the menu is a dynamic list of user-created entries.

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