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Selecting text and content
This topic outlines the different ways you can select text and content in the Help+Manual editor. You can use both the mouse and key combinations.
Select a block of text:
Click and drag. Or click in the editor, hold down Shift and then click at the end of the text you want to select.
Select a single word:
Click and drag or double-click on the word.
Select a single line:
Click to the left of the line in the margin of the editor.
Select a paragraph:
Triple-click in the paragraph or click and drag from the beginning of the paragraph to the end.
Click once on the graphic.
Click once to select and edit link text, double-click to edit link properties.
Ctrl+Click navigates to the link target topic.
Selecting a table:
Position the mouse pointer just to the left of the table and left-click. For more details see Selecting and formatting cells and tables.
Select by word:
Hold down Shift+Ctrl and press right or left cursor arrow.
Select by screen:
Hold down Shift and press PgUp or PgDown.
Press Ctrl+A or select Edit > Select All.
Click on View > Program Options and then select the Shortcuts tab to view and edit all the keyboard shortcuts available in the program.
Selecting and formatting table cells and tables