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Windows 7: Auto text selection disable

01 Aug 2015   #1

Windows 8
Auto text selection disable


I have a question. Here is an example to best describe it.
When typing something into a search box for.... Firefox or search box on windows. When you click out of the box and click back in again, the text is auto selected in full.
What I want is to disable that so if I click in a specific place on the line of text the cursor is placed there and everything is not fully selected.

Can anyone help please?

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01 Aug 2015   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Click a second time at the place you wish, doesn't work for you? Sometimes triple click by the way. Depends on how fast you click
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01 Aug 2015   #3

Windows 8

Hi :)

It does if you are fast enough other wise it won't. I was wondering if this is a feature of windows that can be disabled ?
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01 Aug 2015   #4

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

There is no option in Windows to change this behavior.
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