Zoom a tablet-size app on a phone, then scroll?

Roger Eller roger.e.eller at sealedair.com
Wed Dec 11 11:32:09 EST 2013


So, if I put the entire app in a group, and I check that the target is the
background image, would a drag scroll effect be accomplished by putting
"grab me" into the group script?  I think there would probably need to be a
limit to prevent scrolling (or moving the group) beyond the viewport of the
phones screen. Right?

~Roger


On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 10:45 AM, Roger Eller
<roger.e.eller at sealedair.com>wrote:

> Thanks Colin.  I agree that exactFit will have very limited uses because
> of aspect ratio squishing.  With the combination of timing and polling the
> target, I think you've given me a good starting point.
>
> ~Roger
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 10:35 AM, Colin Holgate <coiin at verizon.net> wrote:
>
>> Although it may occasionally be useful to switch full screen modes, you
>> generally would not do that. And, I think exactFit will rarely be what you
>> want.
>>
>> That aside, the general problem of being able to drag an area that has
>> buttons in it can be solved by noting the target on mousedown, the target
>> on mouseup, and how much time had past. If the mousedown target = the
>> mouseup target, and the time is less than say 30 ticks, send a domouseup to
>> that target. If it’s longer than 30 ticks, the user was mostly likely
>> dragging.
>>
>> Or you could use a mousestilldown approach to set a global that says to
>> ignore the next mouseup.
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