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Re: Mathematica loosing input focus all the time

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  • Subject: [mg19190] Re: Mathematica loosing input focus all the time
  • From: "P.J. Hinton" <paulh at>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Aug 1999 02:52:48 -0400
  • Organization: "Wolfram Research, Inc."
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On 5 Aug 1999, Henrik Weimer wrote:

> I am using Mathematica 3.0.1 under Windows NT. I fiddled with a few of
> the 10 gezillion options in option inspector and now, whenever I am
> trying to type in some text into a Mathematica notebook, the input focus
> is lost from the notebook window I am typing in.
> This happens whenever I hit return. The input focus pops to the
> Mathematica main menu bar instead and all further text input is ignored
> until Iclick with the mouse back into the notebook window.
> Does anybody know how to reset this? It must be caused by some
> modification to the stylesheet that I made. In partcular this does not
> happen on notebooks using one of Mathematica's stylesheets.

Chances are, you're running into a very old problem that is addressed in
this FAQ page.

P.J. Hinton
Mathematica Programming Group           paulh at
Wolfram Research, Inc.

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