[Lazarus] How to deselect text in edit control

Howard Page-Clark hdpc at talktalk.net
Tue Oct 9 15:51:33 CEST 2012

On 09/10/12 1:32, Frank Church wrote:
> Whenever I press the enter key in an edit control which is not
> configured to tab to the next item, all the ext in the edit control
> becomes selected.
> Is there some way to disable this behaviour, or unselect the selected text?

Try setting AutoSelect to False (I'm not sure if this is effective on 
all platforms).
Else trap the Enter key in the OnKeyPress event and set it to #0 or 
whatever suits your purpose.

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