Bug 12027 - Weirdness in keyboard navigation in breakpoint window
Summary: Weirdness in keyboard navigation in breakpoint window
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Debugger ()
Version: 4.0.3
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Assignee: Jeffrey Stedfast
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Reported: 2013-04-29 11:16 UTC by Chris Hamons
Modified: 2013-04-29 17:46 UTC (History)
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Description Chris Hamons 2013-04-29 11:16:20 UTC
Hitting space with a breakpoint selected brings you to the line, different that Visual Studio. That isn't a bug (althought I wish it did the same). However, when you mouse over enable\disable you find the keyboard shortcut of command+shift+/ 

I try hitting that with a selection in the breakpoint window and a "search" dialog pops up with a unicode character typed in. I hit enter and I get into the breakpoint window with a row selected. I then can hit space to enable/disable a breakpoint but if you double tab spacebar you "break" out of this mode and jump to the breakpoint in the editor.

Please give me a way to enable/disable breakpoints via the keyboard.
Comment 1 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-04-29 16:02:16 UTC
Looks like the keyboard shortcut is actually Alt+Command+/, although that is a bit awkward to hit since you have to use Fn+Option to get Alt.

I've updated the keyboard handler to accept Spacebar as a toggle keyboard shortcut for enabling/disabling selected breakpoints which makes it work like Visual Studio.
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2013-04-29 17:36:46 UTC
Jeff, Opt and Alt are just different names for the same key on MacOS, Fn-Opt doesn't combine into anything else. Opt+Cmd+/ works fine for me.
Comment 3 Jeffrey Stedfast 2013-04-29 17:46:52 UTC
okay, my mistake