Positioning with the Mouse

In addition to change the position of items by use of the dialogs, Kpl supports dragging of frame, 3D array, 3D function, legend, text, line, arrow, arc, rectangle, ellipse, scale bar, and image items with the mouse.

To move an item, its area has to be clicked with the left mouse button. When the mouse is moved with the left mouse button pressed, a dashed rectangle shows the current position, displayed also on the status bar. The plot will be updated corresponding to the new position after releasing of the mouse button.

Moving of a frame item will update also the position of all its child items.

More than one item can be selected for simultaneous moving by clicking their areas with the  Ctrl key pressed.