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Internet Explorer - Place Cursor at Line Start #483
Are you reporting a feature or a bug?
Original issue: http://dev.ckeditor.com/ticket/14556
Provide detailed reproduction steps (if any)
The cursor should be placed, even if i click 3 milimeters before the first char in the line.
in chrome it will be placed correctly, in internet explorer it does not. it only place at line start when i click directly on the first char.
This comes from a different implementation in IE and the rest of the browsers. Caused by the fact that Chrome, Firefox when clicked in the margin area, will attempt to put the caret inside the editable area, you can test it in the example.
There's a simple workaround for that: you could simply set
What can be done?
The best call is to report this issue to Microsoft bug tracker. However remember that Microsoft support for IE11 is limited to security fixes, so the enhancement will land only for Microsoft Edge. Still, that would be nice!
If you report the issue, please drop a link here, as we'd love to support it!