Re: How get Alt+Click to work in Mathematica in OS X?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg129385] Re: How get Alt+Click to work in Mathematica in OS X?*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at gmail.com>*Date*: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:21:53 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net*References*: <713DE2CE-BEAD-4C7D-87EE-FC17A1089630@math.umass.edu>

Never mind: the problem is that on Mac OS X, one must use Command & Click in place of Alt & Click. On Jan 9, 2013, at 9:19 AM, Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu> wrote: > I've discovered that Alt & Click (i.e., Option & Click) does not seem to be working for Mathematica 9.0.0 under Mac OS X 10.8.2. > > Consider the Docuementation Center example: > > Manipulate[ > Graphics[{Line[u]}, PlotRange -> 2], {{u, {{-1, -1}, {1, 1}}}, > Locator, LocatorAutoCreate -> True}] > > After I evaluate that, if I put the cursor anywhere within the image and do Alt & Click, the nearest Locator just moves a bit in the direction of the cursor location -- but a new Locator is NOT created. > > What's wrong and how might I fix this? > > (I discovered this problem when trying to use Alexei Boulbitch's function copyCurve that he posted on MathGroup [mg129364]: Alt&Click does nothing, whereas it's supposed to create a Locator.) --- Murray Eisenberg murrayeisenberg at gmail.com 80 Fearing Street phone 413 549-1020 (H) Amherst, MA 01002-1912