[OS X TeX] L/R arrow keys don't page up/down in TeXShop 2.03?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Oct 18 21:11:15 EDT 2005

On Oct 18, 2005, at 8:04 PM, Greg Starr wrote:

> I just installed TeXShop 2.03 on a new PowerBook (running OS X  
> 10.4.2) but I cannot get the expected behavior from the L/R arrow  
> keys.  I'm used to having them page up/down (within a single page)  
> which is very convenient.  Now (as long as the horizontal scroll  
> bar doesn't exist) they don't seem to do anything.
> I've changed every conceivable preference to no avail.  I know this  
> is a pretty mundane question but I'd sure appreciate any help.  The  
> page up/down function of the arrow keys is something I'm quite used  
> to!


That's the standard behavior for PDFKit which is now used by TeXShop.  
That is also what allows for the syncing between source and pdf (Cmd- 
Click in text in the source to see it).

Try Space and Shift-Space to go forward/backward screen fulls.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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