Big handles for cropping like GIMP

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CreativeWorld
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Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by CreativeWorld » Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:52 pm

The resize/crop handles in GIMP are really big and easy to click:

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Could you use the same type in XnView ? It's annoying to have to aim the mouse onto a tiny black box when you're used to just clicking anywhere along the left edge. It's not like the space is being used for anything else.

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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by gleepglop » Tue Mar 04, 2014 4:57 pm

Any intention of improving this?

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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by oops66 » Tue Mar 04, 2014 7:19 pm

gleepglop wrote:Any intention of improving this?
+1 but just a little bit bigger ... for me it's too big into GIMP and too small into XnView ;-)
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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by I_go_r » Wed Mar 05, 2014 5:15 am

And also please make outer area (beyond the crop rectangle) darker ;) it's suitable to preview the result of cropping while adjusting crop area ;)
But I don't think what big crop handles will be good... I think it's good enough now, as is. Big handles will disfigure picture.

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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by gleepglop » Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:22 pm

This would really speed up cropping multiple images.

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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by gleepglop » Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:24 pm

Is this really hard to add? It would make cropping images much faster. Note that it's not just the corners that you can grab, but the whole bars:
top handle.png
corner handle.png

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Re: Big handles for cropping like GIMP

Post by xnview » Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:29 pm

why faster?
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