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Moving nodes with keyboard arrows

+45 votes
It would be usefull if nodes could be moved with the keyboard arrows, for example as in Photoshop and Office products. Pixel-by-pixel-based movement as in Photoshop would maybe not make sense to vector-based plotting, but then some kind of rule-based as in Office products.
asked Jan 28, 2013 in Feature Requests by anonymous

1 Answer

+5 votes
I agree. It would make sense perhaps if arrow keys are used with ctrl or alt or shift? And would move by grid spacing.

answered Mar 8, 2013 by Ninetrees (400 points)
This is a dupe of http://yed.yworks.com/support/qa/307/use-numeric-keypad-to-move

Perhaps the votes here could be added to that feature request?

PS: I think this request has a better subject line :-)

Edit: Corrected link.
This looks like an extremely useful suggestion and gets my vote. But it was make over 3 years ago. Has there been any feedback from the developers?
Just posting here so I receive e-mail updates. This would be an incredibly useful feature!
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