IDE Menu Shortcuts

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Sat Dec 21 18:34:49 EST 2013


Paul Hibbert wrote:

> Has anybody produced a plug-in, utility or instructions for editing or adding shortcuts to the IDE?
>
> The one I would really like to add is Shift-Ctrl-A. I constantly find myself wishing the IDE had this shortcut for 'Edit > Deselect All' as many other apps do.
>
> I'm sure it wouldn't be too difficult to edit the menubar used in the IDE, but that would mean editing every new version that RR release, so I was hoping there may be a better way.
>
> It would be even better for the LC IDE to have configurable shortcuts so users can choose their own in prefs, I'm tempted to submit this as an enhancement request, I'm surprised nobody has already (AFAICS), but I thought it would be useful to ask the list first.

I doubt there's a plugin for that, as it would be some deep IDE script 
changes (lots of menu update code).

Please do submit a request for that.  Or better still, if you have time 
on your hands to dive into the code enough to find where to patch it, if 
you include the patch with your request it may be implemented that much 
faster.

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