Re: IE7 and switching between keyboard layouts
Another potentially related bug is that the address bar and window have their
keyboard layout defined independently. For example, if you switch the layout
to type in a url, you have to also click the main browser window and also
switch layouts to match.
I can't see how it could be advantageous to have two parts of the same
program using different keyboard layout.
"Eric Lawrence [MSFT]" wrote:
> Known issue; we're working on it, thanks.
> Eric Lawrence
> Internet Explorer PM
> Trust and Networking
> "wehrke" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> >I have just installed IE7 beta on a Windows XP Pro German VMware virtual
> > machine, which I need bacause I am developing German and English
> > applications. I am switching between keyboards using alt+shift, which was
> > always working. IE7 switches back to the German keypoard layout as soon as
> > I
> > enter IE7. IE6 didn't do that and that was ok.
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