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21806Re: [NTB] Select word with double-click - NT-Light vs NT-Pro

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  • loro
    May 23, 2010
      Marcelo Bastos wrote:
      >Interviewed by CNN on 23/5/2010 14:21, loro told the world:
      > > I've never understood why the default Windows behavior is to select a
      > > word including the tailing space. I'm sure there is a reason, but I
      > > fail to see it.
      >Oh, that's not that hard to understand. Say you are moving a word in a
      >sentence. You double-click it, it selects the word and the trailing
      >space. Then you drag it to the place you want it to be, right at the
      >beginning of another word. Since you dragged the space, there is now a
      >space between the words (as it should) and there isn't a double-space
      >left behind.

      You are right, of course. I guess it always feels like more trouble
      to remove something when you don't need it, than to add it when you
      do, even of you most often need it.

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