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Start-up template based on the clipboard's pixel size in open file/ recent/ templates window


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Please also add the possibility to create a new document (File > New) based on the clipboard size (in pixels). This is very useful to quickly annotate images or edit them from online sources. It basically removes the step to crop/ resize the image after pasting.

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5 minutes ago, Intuos5 said:

to create a new document (File > New) based on the clipboard size (in pixels)

In Designer and Photo (personas): File > New From Clipboard

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28 minutes ago, Intuos5 said:

Would be nice to also have this in the templates section,

A Template is a fixed-size document, so it seems inappropriate to have New from Clipboard there, as that creates variable-sized documents.

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It can be in the window, like you have templates, open recent and also add from clipboard in there as an icon button  on the left-hand side. That would make it more accessible. That's also how other applications implemented it. So, yes, indeed not as a template but alongside the templates in the screen you'll see in startup and within reach when opening/ creating new files.

 

Should have phrased it better. Changed the topic title to reflect this.

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