[Qgis-user] Re: [Qgis-developer] Properties dialog too big for small displays (eee PC display)

Agustin Lobo Agustin.Lobo at ija.csic.es
Sun Mar 1 05:33:10 EST 2009


Not really, as the problem is that the dialog cannot be made smaller. 
The smallest size is already too large for the eee PC display.
See sites.google.com/site/eospansite/myqgisproblems for an screenshot

Thanks!

Agus


Matt Rosales wrote:
> If you are using Compiz desktop effects, one of the plugins (in a 
> terminal: sudo apt-get install compiz-config-manager if I remember 
> correctly) lets you resize and move windows by holding cntrl+first mouse 
> button and alt+first mouse button respectively. Maybe that will help? 
> Also look in the "keyboard shortcuts" menu under System>Preferences, I 
> think there is a shortcut to resize windows that way.
> 
>  Does that help?
> 
> Matt
> 
> On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 9:52 AM, Agustin Lobo <aloboaleu at gmail.com 
> <mailto:aloboaleu at gmail.com>> wrote:
> 
>     Otto,
> 
>     the problem is not moving the properties dialog, the problem is that
>     it's too large and even moving it to the top I cannot reach the buttons
>     at the bottom.
> 
>     Agus
> 
>     Message: 2 Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2009 08:53:08 +0100
>     From: Otto Dassau <otto.dassau at gmx.de <mailto:otto.dassau at gmx.de>>
>     Subject: [Qgis-user] Re: [Qgis-developer] Properties dialog too big
>     for small displays (eee PC display)
>     To: qgis-user <qgis-user at lists.osgeo.org
>     <mailto:qgis-user at lists.osgeo.org>> Cc: qgis-developer
>     <qgis-developer at lists.osgeo.org
>     <mailto:qgis-developer at lists.osgeo.org>> Message-ID:
>     <20090227085308.55a62d04 at nature> Content-Type: text/plain;
>     charset=US-ASCII On Fri, 27 Feb 2009 08:44:59 +0100 Agustin Lobo
> 
> 
>     <Agustin.Lobo at ija.csic.es <mailto:Agustin.Lobo at ija.csic.es>> wrote:
>      > > I'm running QGIS on a ASUS eee PC 901 under
>      > > ubuntu eee 8.04. I find no major
>      > > problems except that the GUI panel
>      > > for Properties is so big that I cannot
>      > > reach the buttons at the bottom and
>      > > cannot select OK, thus no way of
>      > > using it. I cannot resize the window to
>      > > make it smaller. The display is 1024x600
>      > > Any solution?
> 
>     pressing keys (Alt + 5) together you should be able to click on the
>     properties
>     dialog with the left mouse button and move it upwards (or whereever).
> 
>     hth
>      Otto
> 
> 
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LLuis Sole Sabaris s/n
08028 Barcelona
Spain
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Fax. 34 934110012
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