Andrew, are you using Parallels/Windows for testing? I just saw something somewhat similar where I suddenly couldn’t paste into a field; typing did work (Windows 10 running in Parallels, in IDE, not runtime). I went to Parallels’ settings for Windows, unchecked and rechecked “Share clipboard” and it now worked—could paste text.
Peter Bogdanoff > On Jan 29, 2021, at 2:48 PM, Andrew at MidWest Coast Media via use-livecode > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > >> - add a keydown handler in the field. Is it received? > This is received under the same circumstances described before. I can’t add a > breakpoint because the Remote Debugger will take focus from the standalone, > which is one of the known workarounds. If I add an answer “foo” the focus is > properly shifted to the field after the modal. > >> - add a keydown handler in the card. Who's the target? > The card also doesn’t receive this message until the focus issue is resolved > as described before… interesting. > >> - any front script or other library intercepting keystrokes? > Nope > >> - any behaviors? > Datagrid, but not on this field or parent group. > >> And if the normal culprits are exonerated, don't forget the more obscure >> and exotic possibilities: >> >> - white text, or textshift? > Nope, standard text that displays as soon as focus is properly received. > >> - text added but clipped by a tabstop? > No tabs > >> - does all your startup code get executed? (And preopencard/stack code?) > No errors thrown > >> - is this a real Windows machine or virtualized setup? > Win10 Boot Camp install running through Parallels, but the client who > complained is on native Win10 box. > > > > > _______________________________________________ > use-livecode mailing list > email@example.com > Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription > preferences: > http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode