Controlling single and double click behavior
You can control how the Workbench responds to single and double clicks. To do this:
- Open the
- Select the behavior you want to change from the Open mode group.
- Click OK.
The effect of these selections varies by view. For example, in one of the navigation
- Double click
- Will cause a single click on a resource to select it, and a
double click to open it in an editor.
- Single click
- Will cause a single click on a resource to both select it and
immediately open an editor on it.
The checkboxes under the Single click radio button further refine
the single click behavior. Checking Select on hover will cause the resource
to be selected if you hover over it with the mouse. Checking Open when using
arrow keys will cause the resource to be opened if you use the arrow keys to
navigate to it.