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Re: How get Alt+Click to work in Mathematica in OS X?
Posted:
Jan 10, 2013 9:38 PM


On my Mac OSX 10.8.2 (MBA) using Mathematica 9, command & click adds a Locator.
Bob Hanlon
On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 2:21 AM, Murray Eisenberg <murray@math.umass.edu> wrote: > I've discovered that Alt & Click (i.e., Option & Click) does not seem to be working for Mathematica 9.0.0 under Mac OS X 10.8.2. > > Consider the Docuementation Center example: > > Manipulate[ > Graphics[{Line[u]}, PlotRange > 2], {{u, {{1, 1}, {1, 1}}}, > Locator, LocatorAutoCreate > True}] > > After I evaluate that, if I put the cursor anywhere within the image and do Alt & Click, the nearest Locator just moves a bit in the direction of the cursor location  but a new Locator is NOT created. > > What's wrong and how might I fix this? > > (I discovered this problem when trying to use Alexei Boulbitch's function copyCurve that he posted on MathGroup : Alt&Click does nothing, whereas it's supposed to create a Locator.) > >  > Murray Eisenberg murray@math.umass.edu > Mathematics & Statistics Dept. > Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 5491020 (H) > University of Massachusetts 413 5 (W) > 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 5451801 > Amherst, MA 010039305 > > > > > >



