Resurrection of old threads can be messy. You rock! And now when I try to use my arrow keys on the keyboard to scroll down email, content, etc., it jumps to the top of the page instead of scrolling. Register now Not a member yet? have a peek at these guys
Report dellinspiron guy- Jul 1, 2010 03:44PM thanks kathyyy!!! However, jQuery should be able to pick up all of those with its own event.which, so I don't understand why that isn't working as-is for you. Helpful +6 Report meanpcs 9Posts Monday October 20, 2008Registration date May 15, 2009 Last seen Jan 21, 2009 02:43AM hi, go to control panel, internet options, click on "advanced" check the mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox Why has the function of my up & down ...
BEST OF HOW-TO GEEK 10 Quick Ways to Speed Up a Slow Mac What's the Best Way to Back Up My Computer? Since yesterday, when I press the down arrow, the page jumps to the bottom (like pressing PageDown would do) and the up arrow jumps all the way back up. I like to use my arrow keys to scroll through my newsfeed, or when scrolling in general. Scroll With Arrow Keys Chrome Dealing With Dragonslayers Understanding which string breaks when one pulls on a hanging block from below What to do when your opponent doesn't play along in the opening?
Any suggestions? == Operating system == WindowsXP Chosen solution You may have switched on caret browsing: press F7 to toggle See http://kb.mozillazine.org/Scrolling_with_arrow_keys_no_longer_works Tools > Options > Advanced : General: Accessibility: [[ ] I always use the arrow keys to scroll on pages but now with the cursor acting like that, it jumps to the end of the page and sometimes it doesn't work For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site. 5.1.20513.0 The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers Windows Presentation Foundation https://support.mozilla.org/questions/697644 Report Sher- Nov 27, 2012 08:04AM Press the ScrollLock key (in between PrtScrn and Pause at top of keyboard.
Proudly Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group © 1998-2015 mozillaZine All Rights Reserved How-To Geek Articles l l How to Use an Android Device as a Second Monitor for Your PC Firefox Arrow Keys Don't Scroll or atleast more info … thanks again .. Amazing - thanks :) Learning how to "kitten-proof" my laptop! When this problem happens, you'll notice that moving the arrow keys around just moves the cursor around the page.
June 21, 2011 dman977 The arrow keys, home/end keys, the Home/End keys, and the Tab key does not work and caret browsing is not to blame. you could try here when a solution is found. Arrow Keys Not Scrolling In Chrome It works on other websites, excel, ect, so I know it's not my computer. Keyboard Arrow Keys Not Working In Excel Instead of searching online, I ought to have searched Firefox first.
Open Firefox and click on Options present under Firefox Menu button. 2. More about the author Thanks for the post. cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 9/27/13, 3:15 AM Type about:config in the location (address) bar and press the "Enter" key to open the about:config page, just like you open Such problems may be caused by having either Caret Browsing turned on or having the Number Lock key engaged. Arrow Keys Not Scrolling In Facebook
What is the meaning of "cow in the middle"? Instead it moves the cursor character by character in the text of the webpage similar to what you see in a text editor such as Notepad or Microsoft Word. lerxst1 Posts: 4Joined: June 2nd, 2006, 9:58 am Posted June 6th, 2006, 9:15 am That was it.... check my blog Report Monika- Jun 22, 2010 07:46PM my up and down arrows dont work and im trying to play a game and its not working at all.
It doesn't seem to be the Caret issue, and as well as the scroll keys not working, Home/End/Arrows don't work when editing a text box, all of which is really frustrating. Arrow Keys Not Working Windows 7 To reduce such problems in the future, you can add the following in your user.js file so that every session begins with Caret Browsing off and the warning dialog enabled. // I did find that earlier and noticed it worked.
When caret browsing mode is active then the cursor keys behave differently. Thanks! You do not need an extension to disable the F7 key.
Firefox has a built-in pref setting to disable the F7 key. Up And Down Arrow Keys Not Working Windows 8 My husband left my laptop on the table and my 2 year old twins got to it.
I have tried this and it works until I click on the page. So, I disabled it. You're an absolute hero! news everything is back to how it should be … this should have been documented better by firefox ..
Can't figure it out at all :( Report jjj- Apr 20, 2010 06:57PM yes same thing with me I want to scream Report chris- Apr 27, 2010 05:55PM Same here... Thanks to our reader "Serge" for the tip... April 22, 2011 tracey My arrow keys are not working at all and the fix described here didn't fix it. How irritating when it happens and you have no idea why.
Possibly inline frames or something.. I know my keyboard is fine because everything still works in IE and all my other apps. I don't believe I am aware of how it works and/or maybe did not enable the correct settings. Where/How do I get to that setting, please?
Or, if you want to do it the about:config way, filter by accessibility.browsewithcaret and make sure it's set to false. I AM HAPPY!!!! Read this answer in context 1 Question tools Get email updates when anybody replies. Report Crazybobo- Mar 31, 2010 10:13AM Smae problem here, so anoying I hate it!
Did I click something by accident? Set the accessibility.browsewithcaret_shortcut.enabled pref to false on the about:config page. I used to be able to use the arrow keys to scroll the page as i was reading it. Why would they label that option "Always use cursor keys to navigate within pages." That only makes the cursor drop straight to the bottom of the page instead of navigating within