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In terminal emulators like GNOME terminal, I can hold the control key and use my mouse to select a block of text. Doing the same in Konsole has no effect -- the mouse simply selects one character after another, to the end of each line, wrapping around, as if I were using GNOME terminal and selecting text without holding the control key.

How can I block select text in Konsole?

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Does Ctrl+Alt work?

Found it mentioned in a bug tracker, but I can't test it myself as I don't use KDE.

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    Doesn't work with tmux though – baldrs Sep 12 '17 at 10:44

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