If supported by the remote application, the mouse can be used to position the SecureCRT terminal emulator cursor within the emulation window. Using the mouse with remote applications such as vi/vim or emacs requires SecureCRT to be configured with the appropriate emulation settings to convince the remote editor/application that it should send Xterm escape sequences for mouse control.
Once you have configured SecureCRT as described, you will need to set the corresponding mouse option within the remote application/editor.
For vi/vim, enter command mode by pressing the ESC key. Enter the following command:
For emacs, enter command mode by pressing Meta/ALT+X. Enter the following command:
With mouse mode enabled, you can click with the mouse and position the cursor instead of using the arrow keys. You can also select text with the mouse, if supported by the remote application.