Fine Tuning Positioning

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Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by GTBannah » Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:26 am

Hello!

Is there a way, in Engrave Mode, to select a frame of any kind, and use the U-D-L-R arrows to move it by a hemi-demi-semi-mili-meter?

This frame-based layout is absatively posolutely fantabulously supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! :mrgreen:
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Re: Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by MarcLarcher » Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:29 am

Have you tried to use the properties panel (cmd-8) when a frame is selected in Frames mode on (Engrave mode) ? I guess you can change whatever hemi-millimeter there ;-)
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Re: Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by GTBannah » Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:10 am

MarcLarcher wrote:Have you tried to use the properties panel (cmd-8) when a frame is selected in Frames mode on (Engrave mode) ? I guess you can change whatever hemi-millimeter there ;-)
Thank you, but that's guess work for me; I don't know how many "points" will make my eyes happy.

It's like mixing with meters when your ears are telling you something is too far left. :)
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Re: Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by MarcLarcher » Mon Jun 12, 2017 6:57 am

A very quick search on Google gives me 1 point = 0.352777778 mm
So I would see this as 1 pt is quite 1/3mm…
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Re: Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by Daniel at Steinberg » Mon Jun 12, 2017 9:07 am

You will be able to move frames with Alt+arrow keys in Engrave mode in version 1.1.

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Re: Fine Tuning Positioning

Post by GTBannah » Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:10 am

Daniel at Steinberg wrote:You will be able to move frames with Alt+arrow keys in Engrave mode in version 1.1.
Nice! Thanx! :)
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