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  

Pat Christenson

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  
> clicks:
> 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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