A tricky situation in malone bug 60995

Jan Claeys lists at janc.be
Mon Oct 22 07:40:38 UTC 2007

Op maandag 22-10-2007 om 08:04 uur [tijdzone +1300], schreef Matthew
Paul Thomas:
> Microsoft doesn't know squat about designing keybindings. Why did they
> choose Ctrl+V for Paste -- by far the most popular command in
> Microsoft Office -- when (in QWERTY layout) it's difficult to reach
> with one hand?

I'm quite sure they copied this from Apple's Cmd+V etc., as they
originally used IBM's CUA "standard": Shift+Ins (which still works).

Jan Claeys

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