In a recent gmail update, google disables editing the email addresses in the "To" field unless you click a context menu. Is there a way to disable this "feature"?

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Directly Edit email address

You can directly edit an email address via a keyboard shortcut:

  1. Select the email address
    Use whatever method you choose: Mouse click, backspace, , , , , etc.
  2. Press shift+F
  3. Change whatever characters you wish.

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