Transiently cannot select all in Editor Window


Like the title says.

I've just updated versions of IDEA and I'm experiencing random problems like this (last week I periodically could not type in editor window).

Now I'm periodically pressing Cmd + a to select all text. The "Edit" dropdown trigger will flicker blue as if it an action within it has been triggered, but no text is selected. I open a few tool windows (version control or debug) and close them a few times and eventually it goes away. It is insanely frustrating and I can't seem to pinpoint what causes this behavior.


IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1
Build #IU-171.3780.107, built on March 22, 2017
Licensed to Amazon Corporate, LLC / Jonathan Kerlinger
Subscription is active until October 5, 2017
JRE: 1.8.0_112-release-736-b13 x86_64
JVM: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM by JetBrains s.r.o
Mac OS X 10.12.4


Wow, silly me for not having latest before making a post. Thanks for the reply.


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