When working with fragments of text, files, folders, are displayed in a list, and in some other cases you may need to select multiple rows.Methods of isolating the same in almost all programs.For this operation it is possible to use only the mouse, only keyboard or mouse and a keyboard at the same time.
To select multiple rows in the text with the mouse, move the cursor to the beginning of the fragment.Press and hold the left mouse button and moving the cursor over the area you want to highlight.At the end of the fragment release the mouse button.The selected part of the text will be highlighted.
To select multiple rows using the keyboard, position the cursor at the beginning of the fragment with the arrow keys.Press and hold down the Shift, while pressing the right arrow key.Each press of the arrow highlights one printed sign to the right of the text cursor.To highlight words entirely, along with the Shift key hold down Ctrl.
Sometimes there are times when a piece of
text or list is too large.Then it is possible to abandon the progressive release, saying only the start and end.Place the mouse cursor to the top of the list of allocated or paragraph, press the Shift key and hold it, then click once with the left mouse button at the end of the fragment.All text between these positions is highlighted.
In those cases where a selection of lines which are not adjacent to each other, are also used by the mouse and keyboard.Hold down the left mouse button, select the first line, then release the button.Press the Ctrl key on your keyboard and hold, select the following line in the desired location with the left mouse button.Repeat the operation as many times.
in a text editor mouse cursor may change its view of the left side of the page in the fields.When the cursor changes to an arrow, a single left-click selects the entire line at once, in front of which the cursor is located.Driving up or down the left field mouse with the left button, you can also select the desired number of rows.
When you right-click the selected fragment in most cases offers a drop-down menu with commands available actions that will be applied only to the marked line.
When you select three or more non-adjacent rows are not necessarily permanent hold down Ctrl, enough to push it at the moment of release of the next line.
- allocation of the entire line