[TxMt] Re: Cancelling a multiple selection?

Tim Bates timothy.c.bates at gmail.com
Wed May 13 13:50:47 UTC 2015

>> Is there a key for Cancelling a multiple selection?
> No
> Single-tapping option to toggle selection type + Apple’s introduction of double-tapping suggests a good cancel would be double-tapping shift
Or double tapping option?

> I wonder though if it should just “pop” the last selection, this would then also work as an undo for ⌃W (select next word) which is sometimes requested. But it might be a little tedious if you have many carets/selections.

That would be nice.  ⌃W would be greatly enhanced is ⇧⇧ popped one selection off the stack. Likewise any multiple cursors created by a single operation (be in option tap or ⌘⌥-F) would work as expected when the user double tapped the shift key.

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