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How to Prevent the Browser from Intercepting the Function Keys (F1, F2, etc.) (Doc ID 419021.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 6.0.8 to [Release 6.0.8 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The F1 key brings up the browser help screen even when focus is in the form. Is it possible to change this behavior? Other examples where the browser function is presented instead of the Forms function include:

F1 (Help)
F2 (Search)
F4 (Close)
F6 (Focus goes to the Address in the IE browser)


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