Hi Leah -
I had the same problem. Do you have the display theme set to Windows
Classic? That's what was causing it for me. I had to change the theme
to Windows XP (which I don't like but at least the menus work
On Oct 9, 2007, at 11:52 PM, Leah Smaller wrote:
> Good morning all,
> FM 7.0 Windows XP
> This strange thing is happening in dialog boxes. I wonder if it has
> always been this way (not logical) and I never noticed or this is
> some new. weird, skewed behavior.
> When first opening a dialog (for instance, the Character Designer)
> it takes more than one click on an arrow to open a drop down list
> (the font list, for instance). In fact, in fact it takes about 3
> Click 1 - nothing happens
> Click 2 - the field is now in focus
> Click 3 - drop down list, well...drops down.
> After this intial 3 click process, any other drop down menu in the
> dialog box opens with the normal one click.
> As long as the dialog box stays open the 3 click operation does not
> return. However, after closing the dialog box and opening it
> again, 3 clicks to open a drop down list are necessary.
> This, of course, slows down the work pace and it is a pity to add
> extraneous mouse clicks to over worked hands.
> Any guesses as how to take care of this annoying problem?
> Leah Smaller
> Technical Communicator
> Certified Feldenkrais Method practitioner
> leah at compulite.com
> "What you truly learn best will appear to you later as your own
> discovery." (Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais)
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