Jump to content
ramonf

Automatic selection of a line when editing

Recommended Posts

Hi all,

 

When I modify the line of the note, for example to insert a character and correct a typo, Evernote selects the whole line. Therefore, when I click another key, the selected text is deleted. Not sure if my explanation is clear.

 

1- Let's say that I have this text 'Hello fend, how are you? (enter)'

2- I want to correct 'fend' and write friend. I put the mouse pointer after 'f'

3- I type 'r'

4- Evernote automatically selects 'end, how are you?' till the (enter)

5- I type 'i' and, of course, I delete 'end, how are you?' and write 'i' instead.

 

As you can imagine, it is very annoying.

 

I am using Evernote Version 6.0.16 in a Mac 10.7.5.

 

Thanks!!!!

R.

Share this post


Link to post

Thanks. Better to delete this post, right?

 

No.  You can leave it.  It might help someone else.

Share this post


Link to post

Hi,

 

For me, this bug is a deal breaker.  I put up with with version 6 for months and now this was the last draw.

 

I decided to revert to version 5.  It is a simple process of

 

1. Use AppCleaner to remove Evernote program.

2. From Trash folder, drag the icon of Evernote from Sept. 2014 back to application folder. 

3. Restart.

Share this post


Link to post

Toc toc Evernote guys!!! When are you going to fix this bug? It is very very annoying and disappointing!!!!!

Share this post


Link to post

This is a known bug for Mac OS X Lion users, and a fix is in progress.


It has been fixed in EN Mac 6.1 Beta 2.


 


Evernote SoftwareMarcus is asking for Lion and Mt. Lion users to update to this Beta 2 and confirm the fix, and to report any other Lion/Mt. Lion issues.


He says "This will be your last release [supporting Lion] so lets make sure that note editing is in really good shape before we call 6.1 done".


Share this post


Link to post

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...