copy & paste troubles

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Nov 21 15:46:16 GMT 2005

Jerry McAllister <jerrymc at> writes:

> I have noticed that numerous applications, including HTLM forms tend
> to insert where-ever the mouse pointer is rather than where the
> cursor is.   Or, maybe, as soon as you click the mouse to do the 
> insert, it first changes the cursor position to wherever the pointer
> is and then does the insert.     
> So, I just have to make sure I move my mouse pointer to exactly where I 
> want things to insert.   I get caught on this frequently.

Shift-insert is often useful for this case...

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