1.    03 Nov 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10

    Microsoft Edge : Control-U


    Hello,

    I was trying to underline on a website in Microsoft Edge and I pressed Control-U, which pulled up some panel (I have pressed Control-U several more times since then - it appears to pull up some sort of panel at the bottom of the screen), and it gave me an "UNDO" button (which I did not click).

    Have I messed something up in Windows 10 and/or Microsoft Edge?

    Thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    03 Nov 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,905
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    I tried what I think you mean and first off, you can't underline anything on a Web page, it's not editable unless you download/save the page to your computer and open it in an HTML editing program, even Notepad can open and edit an .htm/.html file. Secondly, I get that same source code panel, quite normal when wanting to see the underlying code used to create the page.
    An example:
    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <!--[if IEMobile 7 ]> <html lang="en_US" class="no-js iem7"> <![endif]-->
    <!--[if lt IE 7]> <html class="ie6 lt-ie10 lt-ie9 lt-ie8 lt-ie7 no-js" lang="en_US"> <![endif]-->
    <!--[if IE 7]> <html class="ie7 lt-ie10 lt-ie9 lt-ie8 no-js" lang="en_US"> <![endif]-->
    <!--[if IE 8]> <html class="ie8 lt-ie10 lt-ie9 no-js" lang="en_US"> <![endif]-->
    <!--[if IE 9]> <html class="ie9 lt-ie10 no-js" lang="en_US"> <![endif]-->
    <!--[if (gte IE 9)|(gt IEMobile 7)|!(IEMobile)|!(IE)]><!--><html class="no-js" lang="en_US"><!--<![endif]-->
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    03 Nov 2016 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thanks Berton - much appreciated!
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    03 Nov 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 3,750
    10 Home x64 (1703) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Quote Originally Posted by TRheault View Post
    ...I pressed Control-U, which pulled up some panel ...Have I messed something up in Windows 10 and/or Microsoft Edge?
    No, like F12 (or right-click in a web page and select 'inspect element') Ctrl-U opens the DOM Explorer, a tool mainly intended for website developers...

    HTML and CSS files are the blueprints a browser uses to build the DOM (Document Object Model), which it then uses to render a webpage. The DOM Explorer tool shows you a webpage’s integrated structure and allows you to change styles, move HTML elements, and change element attributes without having to edit the page’s source files.

    This helps you diagnose problems in live code when elements aren’t in the right place or don’t behave as expected, and then work to solve them.
    https://developer.microsoft.com/en-u.../dom-explorer/
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    03 Nov 2016 #5
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,905
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    Quote Originally Posted by TRheault View Post
    Thanks Berton - much appreciated!
    You're welcome.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    04 Nov 2016 #6
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thank you also, Bree!
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Have Microsoft taken control of all of our Computers ?
Have Microsoft taken control of all of our Computers ? I have tried this, and I have tried that, yet Microsoft seem determined to make it impossible for me to stop their downloads. I have tried using the various settings in W10 Pro Aniversary, at...
General Support
Microsoft Edge Favorites not in default folder but availalbe in Edge
Since installing the November Windows 10 update (11/17/15) none of my favorites are being stored in the default Edge folder. While in Edge the favorites are available but when I go to the default folder they are not listed. Is there another...
Browsers and Email
Edge loses control and will not close
Frequently (more often than not) when I click on the "X" to close Edge it will not do anything. I have to Right click on the Edge icon on the task bar to close it. I didn't notice this in early Preview versions but it has become more...
Browsers and Email
Microsoft update blunders going out of control
Source
Windows 10 News
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 00:43.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums