space key scrolls page down

Asked by Jaxon on 2011-12-06

Hi im using ubuntu 11.04. when using chromium web browser, if im typing in a flash game and hit the space bar it scrolls me to the bottom of the page. this only appears to happen when i am playing games as i am not scrolled down to the bottom of this page while typing this. Is there a way to remove this setting. Thanks in advance

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Ubuntu chromium Edit question
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Solved by:
Nathan Heafner
Solved:
2011-12-10
Last query:
2011-12-10
Last reply:
2011-12-08

It the flash object been clicked on to make it active?

Jaxon (jaxonkochel) said : #2

yes i have clicked on the game and am active it.

Best Nathan Heafner (nathan1465-5) said : #3

this looks like it is a known issue and bug reports have been filed

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=49218

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=87116
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1633267

i would recommend staring that issue from the first provided link and comment the bug report explaining your experienced issues. In the mean time the only resolution i can provide is to use another browser of your choice.

firefox would be my recommendation

Jaxon (jaxonkochel) said : #4

Thanks Nathan nolast, that solved my question.