Position cursor at end of line

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How do I get IntelliJ to position the cursor at the end of a line when I click or move the cursor with the arrow keys?  By default it places it where I click, or directly above/below where it last was in the case of arrow key usage.  This is pretty annoying because it means I can't just start typing.

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Just deactivate that really annoying feature: "File -> Settings -> IDE Settings -> Editor -> Allow placement of caret after end of line"

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Thank you!  Very infurating "feature" disabled!

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So happy to have this answer that I just had to register in the forum to say thanks!  

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thanks mate, it really helps

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+1 ...owe you a pint for that one mate!

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Could also be "Column Selection Mode" thats what it was for me. Right click where your typing your code and unselect it. 

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Thanks Stetson Wood -- it was Column Selection Mode for me as well! 

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Thank U ;) it was starting making me crazy.. trying to delete non existing spaces %) 

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