Keep same pan position after rerendering

+2 votes
asked Aug 27, 2013 in Wanted features by Pander (720 points)
Please keep the same horizontal and vertical pan postions (absoulte scroll bar values) after automatically rerendering an PNG that is shown in the GUI.

Implementing this will save users time rescolling / panning to the place of intereist in large diagrams that have scroll bars.
commented Nov 27, 2015 by axqd (100 points)
This feature is the most wanted feature for me.

It's crazy to pan to the same place over and over again.
commented Nov 27, 2015 by plantuml (291,180 points)
Ok, this should be fixed in last beta :
Very few tests have been done, so feedback is welcome!
commented Nov 28, 2015 by anonymous
Thanks very much. It's working properly at least for now, which would save me tons of time.

Can you advise when this fix would be included in the next release?
commented Nov 28, 2015 by plantuml (291,180 points)
This fix will be included in next release that will be published before mid-december. We will post a message here when this will be done.
commented Nov 29, 2015 by axqd (100 points)
Hi, is it possible to keep the pan position even if syntax error has been reported and then fixed?
commented Nov 29, 2015 by plantuml (291,180 points)
Ok, this should be fixed in last version
If you find other issues, do not hesitate to post here.
commented Nov 30, 2015 by axqd (100 points)
Thanks for your quick reply.

I have tried the new version. Everything works just as expected. I am much much more efficient now.

To make it even better, maybe we need a feature to change the pan position by simply mouse-dragging on the graph.

Anyway, thanks very much for your fantastic work.

1 Answer

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answered Dec 3, 2015 by plantuml (291,180 points)
Good idea.

Mouse dragging has been implemented in last beta

Tell us if you find some issues.