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Old 10-21-2004, 01:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Dumb question: if I've typed some text and then discover that several words back I made a mistake, how do I navigate back there to correct it? I can't figure out how to move the cursor around in text.
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I think alt-o and alt-p do it
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You can hold down the shift key and use the jog dial...you'll move character by character.
The jog dial w/o the shift key moves line by line.
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I think alt-o and alt-p do it
Are you on a 7100? O-P is the same key. I don't think this will work.
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Originally Posted by anthonymoody
You can hold down the shift key and use the jog dial...you'll move character by character.
The jog dial w/o the shift key moves line by line.
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I was hoping this was the answer, but it's not. Shift-jog does move letter by letter, but in SELECT mode: it selects all the text that you move past. That's not what I want. I simply want to move the cursor to some point in the text.

Is this not possible on the 7100? How odd if it's not!
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Is this not possible on the 7100? How odd if it's not!
In answer to my own question: it's alt-jog.

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Ahh.. sorry.. There are cursor keys on the non-7100's on O and P
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Is this not possible on the 7100? How odd if it's not!
In answer to my own question: it's alt-jog.

Whew!
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thanx for the info, I got burned by this twice and figured someone posted the method.

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