Enable up/down arrows in Identify modal

#1

The arrow keys do useful things in the identify modal. Right/left to move to the next/previous observation, alt-right/left to look at different photos in the current observation. However, the up/down arrows don’t do anything. It would be great if they could scroll the list of IDs/comments if that list is longer than the window is tall. That would duplicate the functionality of a scroll wheel, but notebook computers don’t tend to have those.

The other keyboard shortcuts are very useful, I use them all the time. I’d like to also read the ID’s comments without moving my hand over to the trackpad.

Add 10 new Hot Keys to the Identify page
#2

I like that idea. Also, I find I “follow” a lot more than I “favourite”, and it is favourite that gets the f shortcut! Is there a shortcut for follow, or could we get one?

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#3

Most notebook computers have a trackpad where you can use 2 fingers to scroll up and down, though it requires being hovered over the comment/ID area (in Chrome on Windows 10, at least).

Unless it’s a technical issue with browser limitations, I don’t see any reasons not to implement this. Are there any?

#4

Fair enough, although

#5

Ah, yeah, missed that. I’m always using the trackpad to zoom around to squint around at different parts of the photos. I’d be lost without that. :) If you have one, the trackpoint (“pointing stick”? haha) would be another alternative to keep hands on the keyboard and scroll. I always forget that exists on my keyboard…

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