07: Prompted Find only takes single characters

Mike Matthews omnis at lineal.co.uk
Tue Apr 14 00:29:15 EDT 2009

Hello Andrew,

I have had that in the past, but it wasn't consistent or persistent so  
I never found out why.  I think I had to drop and add the fields again  
to fix it.

Mike Matthews

On 14 Apr 2009, at 00:56, Andrew Pavey wrote:

> I have a window containing many fields. The first two are subject to  
> a prompted find. I've been using this window for years and it always  
> worked fine. Now for some spurious reason I can only enter single  
> characters in this field during a Prompted Find.  eg If I type "L37"  
> in the field, "L", then "3" then "7" is displayed and when I hit OK  
> the find looks for "7" instead of "L37". Surprisingly I can paste  
> "L37" into the field and it works correctly. The problem seems  
> related to typing in the field.
> Any clues on what might be causing this behaviour?
> Cheers, Andrew Pavey
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