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Allow Non-destructive Ace Commands in View Only FeatureScripts

S1monS1mon Member Posts: 883 PRO
edited January 26 in FeatureScript
Right now if I want to search for something in std.fs I have to make a copy of it. If I hit CMD-F in a view only FeatureScript, I get the browser text search which only works for what's on screen - which is not helpful for long bits of code. If I'm in an editable version of a FeatureScript, CMD-F uses the Ace search and looks through the entire text of the current tab.

It seems like a waste to make a copy of std.fs just to be able to search.

[EDIT] Never mind. The problem was I needed to click into the text area. Even though it's view only, if the Ace area doesn't have focus, the search tool that comes up is the browser search not the Ace search.
This request can be ignored.

Comments

  • brooke_spreenbrooke_spreen Member, Developers Posts: 109 PRO
    Seeing different behavior in Firefox - CMD-F pulls up the integrated search bar, which successfully searches through the full tab. Browser issue?


    Design Engineer | Anerdgy AG
  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 4,308
    Yeah you shouldn't have to make a copy - also there is the full doc search icon next to the share button
    Director, Technical Services, EMEAI
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