Post invoice dialog default focus

Geert Janssens janssens-geert at
Wed Feb 10 12:08:07 EST 2010

On Wednesday 10 February 2010, Derek Atkins wrote:
> Geert Janssens <janssens-geert at> writes:
> > I'm not aware of this focus issue in the register. What is the problem
> > exactly ? (Link to ML archive of bug is ok too if it has been discussed
> > before...)
> I don't know if there's a bug# for it.  I have gnucash set up to open
> registers in a new window (not a tab).  When I click to open a register
> for the first time focus isn't in the date field of the blank split.
> The blank split is highlighted, but if I type it doesn't go there
> (indeed it doesn't go anywhere).
> If I click into the date entry the the highlighting gets even darker and
> then I can type into it.
> If I tab a few times it ALSO will get focus into the date entry cell.
I see what you mean now.

The same thing happens in tabbed display, when you switch between register 
tabs by clicking on a tab. I suspect the focus goes to the tab instead of to 
the date field.

I will look into this also.


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