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Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:15 pm
by XnTriq
@Pierre: Is the following setting obsolete?
  • Tools » Options... » Browser » File List » Misc. » Details view » Use inch for print size (instead of cm)

Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Tue Jul 10, 2012 12:23 pm
by xnview
XnTriq wrote:@Pierre: Is the following setting obsolete?
  • Tools » Options... » Browser » File List » Misc. » Details view » Use inch for print size (instead of cm)
No why?

Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Wed Jul 11, 2012 4:30 am
by XnTriq
xnview wrote:No why?
We don't know what this setting does. Could you give us a hint, please?
lukoie ([url=http://newsgroup.xnview.com/viewtopic.php?p=104575#p104575]Re: Image Print size in cm[/url]) wrote:And i still can't see where it applies. If i choose "View as - Thumbs & Details" it still uses pixels! This setting is in the "Browser/File list" sections, under "Details view" part of the tab. So i expect this setting have to affect on the File List in the File Browser with Details View set up. But nothing changes. ;/

Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Wed Jul 11, 2012 7:51 am
by xnview
yes currently only in details view, not thumbnails+details...

Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:16 am
by Phred
In May, 2011 this suggestion arose, but there's been no progress in seven (7) years. :(

I recently struggled when copying a graphic into a Word document, but no metric units* were available in MP.
XnV and MP produced different sizes from the same file Ctrl-C'ed graphic into a Word page, XnV looking more accurate.

(Ctrl-C in MP, Rght-clk Paste in Word produced the path/filename! From XnV the graphic was pasted, as wanted.)
(Irfanview behaves the same way as legacy XnV.)

*were not metrics devised in France..?

Re: Image Print size in cm

Posted: Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:17 pm
by xnview
Phred wrote:
Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:16 am
In May, 2011 this suggestion arose, but there's been no progress in seven (7) years. :(
which one?
I recently struggled when copying a graphic into a Word document, but no metric units* were available in MP.
XnV and MP produced different sizes from the same file Ctrl-C'ed graphic into a Word page, XnV looking more accurate.
In MP, you need to use Ctrl+Shift+C (copy only the bitmap data)