Feature request #3832

add x y input to move

Added by elcuco - almost 6 years ago. Updated over 1 year ago.

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Category:GUI
Target version:Future Release - Nice to have
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Description

Please add the ability to input X and Y values to the Move tool in the Digitizing toolbar. It could work like this:
- mouse left button: free move of the feature
- mouse right button: opens a dialogue box to input the X and Y values.
This way there's more control over the Move tool and its actions.
Best regards,
Pedro

History

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

try also the numeric vertex editor

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

it is obviously a plugin... :)

Updated by elcuco - almost 6 years ago

Replying to [comment:2 lutra]:

it is obviously a plugin... :)
Yes, it's a plugin. But what I've meant was move an entirely feature (point, line or polygon) and not a single vertex ;)

Updated by Nathan Woodrow almost 6 years ago

I have found the numeric vertex editor to be buggy and do strange things at time. I think this would be a good feature to have in the main app.

Being able to edit the vertex points also would be good.

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

Replying to [comment:4 NathanW]:

I have found the numeric vertex editor to be buggy and do strange things at time.

then please let know the developer.

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

Replying to [comment:3 elcuco]:

Replying to [comment:2 lutra]:

it is obviously a plugin... :)

Yes, it's a plugin. But what I've meant was move an entirely feature (point, line or polygon) and not a single vertex ;)

true, mine was just a suggestion for a temporary workaround for points/nodes

Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.0 to Version 1.7.4

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.4 to Version 2.0.0

Updated by Pirmin Kalberer over 4 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 2.0.0 to Future Release - Nice to have

Updated by Antonio Locandro over 3 years ago

May I suggest also to add the possibility to choose the anchor point

Updated by Médéric RIBREUX over 1 year ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed
  • Assigned to deleted (nobody -)
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100
  • Resolution set to fixed/implemented
  • Pull Request or Patch supplied set to No

Hello, bug triage...

in QGIS 2.13 (and previous versions), you have the Advanced Digitizing Panel. When you activate it and create a new geometry, you are able to manually input X and Y (with blocking options). You are free to use it or not. You can also manually input a distance from the last point or an angle with the last segment.

I am closing this old feature request.

Updated by elcuco - over 1 year ago

Hello,
Yes I'm aware of the Advanced Digitizing Panel and it works great when creating new features. What I've meant with this request was to add the ability to easily and manually control the amount in XX and YY to move an existing feature. So please reopen the ticket.

Médéric RIBREUX wrote:

Hello, bug triage...

in QGIS 2.13 (and previous versions), you have the Advanced Digitizing Panel. When you activate it and create a new geometry, you are able to manually input X and Y (with blocking options). You are free to use it or not. You can also manually input a distance from the last point or an angle with the last segment.

I am closing this old feature request.

Updated by Médéric RIBREUX over 1 year ago

  • Status changed from Closed to Open
  • % Done changed from 100 to 0
  • Resolution deleted (fixed/implemented)

Oops, sorry ! I've read too fast and missed the move tool reference...

So it is still opened !

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