Disable esc to exit full screen
cbarrick1024 last edited by leocg
I often press
escexpecting it to dismiss popups etc. (for example, the suggestion popup when typing in a new post title on this forum). As a programmer, I have a very strong reflex to press
That key always exits fullscreen. I do not want that to happen.
Additionally, this behavior seems to override the keyboard shortcuts settings. For example,
escis bound to Stop by default. But if you are loading a page in full screen,
escwill exit full screen rather than stop the load.
Also, there are other reports that this behavior interferes with websites that use the
Therefore, it seems that the behavior of
escis special cased at a low level. So presumably the only way to change this behavior is to file a feature request to the devs.