[Qt-creator] Editor bug – cursor keeps jumping to the end

Eike Ziller Eike.Ziller at qt.io
Thu Jun 22 10:33:13 CEST 2017

> On Jun 22, 2017, at 10:20, Joerg Bornemann <Joerg.Bornemann at qt.io> wrote:
> On 20/06/2017 09:13, Eike Ziller wrote:
>>> On 19. Jun 2017, at 18:26, Jason H <jhihn at gmx.com> wrote:
>>> I thought it was just me, but I'm seeing this too. using the cmd-arrow keys works as expected, it's just the home/end keys for me.
> [...]
>> In what way do the home/end keys do not work for you?
> I believe Jason does not expect that Home/End jumps to beginning/end of the document. That's unexpected and annoying for everyone coming from a different platform but the correct behavior for macOS.

If that is the case, nowadays you can set different shortcuts for these in Qt Creator in Environment > Keyboard, TextEditor / GotoLineStart and GotoLineEnd.

Eike Ziller
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