Flashing when asking for Project Stats

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Thu Nov 03, 2011 2:29 pm Post

Possibly this has been mentioned but I never noticed it until the 049 release.

If I hit Ctrl-comma I get the Project Targets dialog immediately. All numbers look great. If I hit Ctrl-period I get Project Statistics. I see two new problems, though the numbers seem fine.

1) The resultant table has extra space between each line.
2) Between the time of pressing Ctrl-period and the actual window popping up, there is a bunch of flashing of the screen and between each flash a small "compiling" progress window comes and goes. Ultimately I get the window as I should but esthetically it looks like Scrivener is having a seizure :-)

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Thu Nov 03, 2011 2:32 pm Post

I get that random flashy compiling window as well. I forgot all about it until reading this. I'm not sure if this is a bug or just a random un-aesthetically pleasing feature.
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Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:02 pm Post

It's a bug; it's on the list.
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