Bug 1217 - ComboBox to select the active widget acts strangely
Summary: ComboBox to select the active widget acts strangely
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Shell ()
Version: Trunk
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Lowest normal
Target Milestone: Future Cycle (TBD)
Assignee: Bugzilla
: 11527 ()
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-10-04 07:48 UTC by Alan McGovern
Modified: 2017-02-14 08:47 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Alan McGovern 2011-10-04 07:48:45 UTC
See this screencast:

Comment 1 Alan McGovern 2011-10-04 07:49:14 UTC
As soon as you click on the button, it opens and closes immediately. It's impossible to open it and navigate through the contents and select the widget you want as it just closes.
Comment 2 Matthew Trumbell 2013-04-02 23:19:22 UTC
*** Bug 11527 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Matthew Trumbell 2013-04-02 23:24:12 UTC
If I make enough attempts I can usually get this to work via some combination
of clicking and clicking/holding/dragging. The reason this bug is problematic
is that it can be difficult to select certain widgets using the visual
representation of the UI.  Alignment containers, for instance, are near
impossible to select without the widget selection combo box.
Comment 4 Marius Ungureanu 2016-11-05 05:25:36 UTC
The screencast is no longer available.
Comment 5 Marius Ungureanu 2017-02-14 08:47:00 UTC
I think this refers to any kind of combobox done via Gtk. You need to click and hold to be able to select an item. See XS Options -> Language combobox. Gtk bug most likely.