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Can only select text with mouse if using a modifier key #654

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stenyak opened this Issue Apr 25, 2016 · 5 comments

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stenyak commented Apr 25, 2016

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ConEmu build: 160416 alpha x64
OS version: Windows 7 x64
Used shell version (Far Manager, git-bash, cmd, powershell, cygwin, whatever): "%ProgramFiles%\Git\bin\bash.exe" --login -i

Problem description

Cannot select text without a modifier key. Instead, I need to press either ctrl or shift

Steps to reproduce

  1. Open this menu: Settings > Keys & Macro > Mark/Copy > Select text with mouse (LeftClick+Drag)
  2. Mark "Text selection" checkbox. I can only choose either a modifier key, or (in neither case does modifier-less text selection work). There is no "Always" option, as other issues suggest. Maybe it's gone in Alpha version?
  3. Click Save settings
  4. Try to select text by simply left-clicking then dragging and then lifting mouse button.

Actual results

Nothing gets select on screen.

Expected results

In previous versions it was possible to select text without any modifier. Not sure if any of my options are wrong.
This is a quick glance at my settings: http://www.stenyak.com/sharex/2016-04-25_15-08-32.png
Here's the full config file: ConEmu.zip

Thanks for any help!

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Version of Git!

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Maximus5 commented Apr 25, 2016

Version of Git!

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stenyak Apr 25, 2016

$ git --version
git version 2.8.1.windows.1

Installed from here: https://git-for-windows.github.io/

stenyak commented Apr 25, 2016

$ git --version
git version 2.8.1.windows.1

Installed from here: https://git-for-windows.github.io/

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Proper path to the binary is %ProgramFiles%\Git\usr\bin\bash.exe. But it's better to run it via git-cmd.exe.

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Maximus5 commented Apr 25, 2016

Proper path to the binary is %ProgramFiles%\Git\usr\bin\bash.exe. But it's better to run it via git-cmd.exe.

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You have set "Move ConEmu window by dragging client area" without modifier.

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Maximus5 commented Apr 25, 2016

You have set "Move ConEmu window by dragging client area" without modifier.

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stenyak Apr 25, 2016

I thought that was how you remove a hotkey. How do I remove them instead?

FTR setting a random modifier for "Move ConEmu window by dragging client area" fixes the problem, so thank you for the suggestion :)

stenyak commented Apr 25, 2016

I thought that was how you remove a hotkey. How do I remove them instead?

FTR setting a random modifier for "Move ConEmu window by dragging client area" fixes the problem, so thank you for the suggestion :)

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