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Bug 82616 - Sidebar: "Position and Size" display 0.0 for negative offsets
Summary: Sidebar: "Position and Size" display 0.0 for negative offsets
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Katarina Behrens
Whiteboard: target:4.5.0
Depends on:
Blocks: Sidebar-Properties
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Reported: 2014-08-14 12:44 UTC by freddi34
Modified: 2018-10-28 05:50 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description freddi34 2014-08-14 12:44:12 UTC
The right sidebar in Impress has a section "Position and Size". When selecting an image or rectangle and moving it partly out of the bounds of a slide, the "Horizontal" and "Vertical" fields display still 0.0 as position of that object, as if the object's origin would at the upper left corner of the slide.

This is inconsistent, since an object can (not) have different positions with same horizontal/vertical offset.

LibreOffice: Version:
Build ID: 764fdb983d2fd0e24f56db987eba307ae5ae6eea
Ubuntu 14.04 AMD64
Comment 1 ign_christian 2014-08-14 15:19:47 UTC
Confirmed with LO and under Ubuntu 12.04 x86

AOO 4.1.0 behaves as expected: shows negative values.
Comment 2 Commit Notification 2014-11-29 08:18:48 UTC
Katarina Behrens committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":

fdo#82616: set limits on spinboxes according to size of workarea

It will be available in 4.5.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:
Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.
Comment 3 Petr Hudeček 2015-03-01 16:04:41 UTC
The "Position and Size" values now indeed show negative horizontal and vertical values when the shape is put out of the page. (Windows 8.1,