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Setting (label) properties times out before confirmation

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It has happend a few times now and I suspect it is a bug. When I edit a label, either within the node or by having the properties window open, sometimes it just pops back to the original text and what I was typing is gone. Like there has been a cancel interruption.

Is there something I can do about this?
asked Jul 31, 2013 in Help by Linda (440 points)
Actually, the properties window should never just disappear. Are you sure you did not accidentally type ESC (cancels editing) or CTRL+RETURN (confirms and ends editing)?
Unfortunately, with the little information at hand it is impossible to determine what the problem might be. (That will require a way to reliably reproduce the problem.)
No, it's not the properties window disappearing but the text I am editing pops back to the original text. And I'm very certain I did not use any of the key combinations.
I have had the situation multiple times, on different days/loadings of yEd, but I haven't found out how to reproduce the situation, unfortunately. I'll let you know in case I find out how :)
I've had the situation reoccur (a few times): the properties pop-up window refreshes to its settings when opened; focus set to the first tab "general". Unfortunately can't find out why/when, so still no reproduction possible.
Thank you very much for your continued effort of trying to determine steps to reproduce this problem.

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