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Discrepancy between menus and how click events are handled to select the item

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asked Dec 20, 2016 in Studio One Feature Requests by aladinquet (270 points)

In some menus, the item selected will be the one who received a press down click event, but it should be the item who received a press up click event (when you release the click).

This issue occurs in several menus (but not all of them) in Studio One 3, below an example with a contextual menu against a track is just one of them.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Right-click on a track to spawn its menu. 
  2. Press (and hold) on "Remove Track" item, then move while holding to "Duplicate Track" item. 
  3. Unhold/Release the press (on "Duplicate Track" of course).

Expected behavior: Track is duplicated. 
Actual behavior: Track is removed.

In a more generic way, since most menus (not the main one with File, Edit, etc) are affected by this issue: Press on item A, hover over item B, release the press will have item A selected instead of item B.

Support told me this is considered a feature request, but I would consider it more like a bug to be fixed since that's the only application I know on this OS behaving like that with click events, and also because we have found different behavior depending on the menu inside the application itself.


Studio One
Windows 10 64bits

1 Answer

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answered Dec 20, 2016 by AlexTinsley (924,340 points)
selected Jan 11, 2017 by mattcaprio
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