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Re: Kicad gestures


In my opinion, it would be more powerful to break out the individual
settings rather than keep around "touchpad pan mode", so that everyone can
be happy.  I think this is the only solution when there are so many
different ways people could be used to coming from different applications.

Altium's approach (maybe overkill):
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On Wed, Jun 12, 2019 at 11:38 AM John Beard <john.j.beard@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On 12/06/2019 16:28, Reece R. Pollack wrote:
> > Most applications I've used provide these "gestures" with the mouse
> wheel:
> >
> > Pan up/down: no modifier
> > Zoom in/out: Control
> > Pan left/right: Shift
> This is exactly how it works in "touchpad pan" mode (an option in the
> preferences panel).
> If you have a 2D scroll wheel (or a touchpad that emulates one, hence
> the name), you don't even need Shift for left/right.
> Cheers,
> John
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