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Re: Poll: how does autocomplete filter?


On 2020-05-30 10:50 a.m., Jeff Young wrote:
One strategy is to highlight the first match as you type, but leave the menu entries unchanged.

Another strategy is to remove the un-matched entries (so the selected on is always at the top).
[snip]> Which is more common?  Which are you used to?  Which do you like better?

I don't recall seeing a case of menu entries being highlighted as I type. I'm used to seeing a filtered list that only has the possible entries based on what I have typed in.



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