[Windows] Remove the default binding between buffer-zoom and Alt+0

Yuriy Skalko yuriy.skalko at gmail.com
Fri Jan 15 20:57:45 UTC 2021

> However, by default, in LyX, this has a very problematic side-effect: Alt+0
> resets the zoom level to zero. Personally, I know how to configure this
> shortcut, but newcomers may be left puzzled (and leave completely).
> Moreover, it's more common to use Ctrl+0 to reset the zoom level, at least
> on Windows: most Web browsers do it (at least Firefox, Chrome, and IE), all
> Microsoft Office programs. It does not work for LibreOffice or Notepad++.
> I would propose to change the default binding to Ctrl+0, as it's more
> common (although not ubiquitous), and this would fix the problem of
> changing zoom when you try to insert a character.
> What do you think of this?

There are also zooming shortcuts Alt+"+", Alt+"-". To be consistent 
these should also use Ctrl. But Ctrl+"-" is already bound to Hyphenation 
Point insert. Is it OK to rebind it to Alt+"-"?


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