[scribus] Properties Panel

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon May 11 08:53:36 UTC 2015

> I find the Properties panel in version 5.0 very difficult to use
> because in order to traverse the many sections, I automatically use the
> scroll wheel on my trackball, but I often end up changing something I
> don't want to change. This is because depending on where I last
> interacted with its interface, the scrolling action is taken to mean
> scrolling within a field. This is very disconcerting. Sometimes I don't
> even know what has been changed because it happens so fast as I turn
> the scroll wheel. I wish there would be a way to focus the scrolling
> behavior on just the purpose of traversing the many options without it
> actually changing any values. Does anyone else experience frustration
> with this behavior?

i share your pain...

a new properties pannel is in the working, with a bit of luck there will 
be less scrolling there.

anyway, can you please add a ticket in the bug tracker for this 
misbehavior, so that we can make sure that it will be fixed in the new PP?


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