for example i have a text like
and my insertion point is before the 1. how can i get the insertion point after the 1? or maybe before the second blabla,
How can i shift my insertion point by one or several characters?
You could check for the index of the insertion point according to the story.
If you want to shift the selection of that insertion point by one, just do the following:
yeah thanks that works
You can do the same using the cursor key but if you prefere Uwe's method then you should mark it as correct.