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The Linguist's Shoebox

Integrated data management and analysis for the field linguist


You can select text using the mouse.

Within a database record, you can use the mouse in either the marker or data pane to select units of text.

Mouse action Pane Selected unit of text
click marker single line
double-click marker single data field (consisting of one or more lines)
drag marker multiple lines (in one or more adjacent data fields)
double-click data single word
drag data any amount of text (within a single database record)

Index of tips: clicking; dragging; mouse; panes; selecting text; text, selecting
List of tips