Jump to content
opiecat

Use mouse scroll wheel to change slider values

Recommended Posts

On 1/4/2019 at 8:05 PM, jordan paw said:

it's great to be able to dbl click on the slider to reset the value to default.

how about using the mouse scroll wheel to change the value of the slider?

TIA!

If you position your cursor over the numeric input field associated with the slider (or without a slider AFAIK), the scroll wheel changes the value. Shift scroll changes it faster. 


Windows 10 Pro, XP-Pen Deco 03, AP & AD

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I landed here following a search for the same question. Click and drag the slider gives very good fine control, however placing the cursor over the numeric field and scrolling will only give whole point movement which is often far too coarse. Shift + scroll gives even coarser control with 5 point movements. Surely there must be a way to achieve good fine control with the scroll wheel as well?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
30 minutes ago, rafikiphoto said:

I landed here following a search for the same question. Click and drag the slider gives very good fine control, however placing the cursor over the numeric field and scrolling will only give whole point movement which is often far too coarse. Shift + scroll gives even coarser control with 5 point movements. Surely there must be a way to achieve good fine control with the scroll wheel as well?

Agreed. Affinity needs to do some work on this so that the increment/decrement values make contextual sense. But for most numeric input fields it works well.


Windows 10 Pro, XP-Pen Deco 03, AP & AD

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Click and drag for the more dextrous amongst us is probably fine but for some of us oldies with arthritis and the like it can be painful at times. Scrolling is a much easier way for us. Capture One and LR manage it so I guess it must be possible.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, rafikiphoto said:

Click and drag for the more dextrous amongst us is probably fine but for some of us oldies with arthritis and the like it can be painful at times. Scrolling is a much easier way for us. Capture One and LR manage it so I guess it must be possible.

I'm right there with you :). It's not only possible, it should be pretty easy to do - just change the increment value to match the numeric edit's range when the wheel is scrolled. I'm sure they'll get to this - SMOP (small matter of programming).


Windows 10 Pro, XP-Pen Deco 03, AP & AD

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 3/23/2019 at 11:55 AM, casterle said:

Agreed. Affinity needs to do some work on this so that the increment/decrement values make contextual sense. But for most numeric input fields it works well.

Yeah, definitely need to give us at least 2 decimal precision over single integer values like black point in RAW develop.   Although I would prefer two decimal precision in any input that has an integer range of 0 - 100 !!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Please note the Annual Company Closure section in the Terms of Use. These are the Terms of Use you will be asked to agree to if you join the forum. | Privacy Policy | Guidelines | We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.