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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Scaling an object without scaling the fill
- From: Phil Martin <phil@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2006 15:46:42 +0100
- Subject: Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Scaling an object without scaling the fill
We used to have a "Scale fills" button on the Selector Infobar
alongside "Scale lines"...
I must say I would find it really useful to have this button back so
that I could do numeric scales that don't scale fills - i.e. you have
a shape filled with a repeating brick pattern, you want to set it's
width to a particular, accurate value but you don't want the size of
the bricks to change.
On 29 Jun 2006, at 15:36, Charles Moir wrote:
Drag and hit the numeric pad - (minus) key while dragging. This stops
all fills being scaled with the drawing.
(at some point we should have a more generic way of saying 'transform
shapes, but not fills and lines', and some reasonably obvious UI to
PS Particularly difficult for laptop users with numeric key pad.
[mailto:owner-dev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Alex Bligh
Sent: 29 June 2006 15:31
Cc: Alex Bligh
Subject: [XaraXtreme-dev] Scaling an object without scaling the fill
Can someone remind me how you scale an object without scaling
a bitmap fill attached to it? (so you can see more of the bitmap).