Current Line Highlight Display Issue

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Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:39 am Post

I am using Current Line Highlighting with No Box. When typing in a document, artefacts from the highlight are left behind in the margins, and highlights do not extend on the line I'm currently typing in (see screenshot.)
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Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:07 am Post

I'm getting this too. It is perhaps a minor cosmetic problem, but it can be a tad annoying.

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Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:11 am Post

I've tried to replicate this and I can't... (High Sierra 10.13.2 MacBook 12", in a fixed width editor, highlight box off)

Which version of macOS are you using?

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Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:57 am Post

I have seen the same issue intermittently, but using macOS 10.13.3 Beta (17D25b), so...

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Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:30 pm Post

Further information:

It happens when I’m typing at the top of the screen, and the cursor goes to a different line. It does not happen when I’m typing at the bottom of the screen. I do not use typewriter scrolling.

Yes, it can be classified as bug, cosmetic, annoying, mildly. :D
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Fri Dec 29, 2017 4:11 pm Post

That extra info (typing at the top of the screen) helped — yes, I can replicate it too now.

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Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:34 pm Post

Hmm, I think I need to get rid of the option to get rid of the box to avoid this.
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Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:01 pm Post

Or you could leave it as-is since it’s only a minor cosmetic issue. Or you could not draw the highlight into the margins at all! Your choice. :wink: Just picked up Ulysses (again) and decided it doesn’t meet my long-form writing needs (again) so whatever you decide is fine… :D
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Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:36 pm Post

All fixed in 3.0.2. Thank you!!!!! :D
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