Mouse scrolling up/down is glitchy
issueid=2496 11-23-2013 05:12 PM
Ancient Member
Number of reported issues by Al-Khwarizmi: 61
Mouse scrolling up/down is glitchy

p20 with NotEye here, running on Windows 7 64-bit, 1920x1200 resolution. If I move the mouse cursor to the left or right edge of the screen, the view scrolls left or right smoothly. But if I move it to the upper or lower edge, it just scrolls a little bit (and in a non-smooth way) and stops.
Issue Details
Issue Number 2496
Project ADOM (Ancient Domains Of Mystery)
Category Windows 7 (NotEye)
Status Fixed
Priority 6
Affected Version ADOM 1.2.0 pre 20
Fixed Version ADOM 1.2.0 pre 21
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Users able to reproduce bug 0
Users unable to reproduce bug 0
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11-23-2013 05:38 PM
jt jt is offline
Administrator
The "scrolling area" starts right below the message area (on the top) and it stops right before the stats area (at the bottom). So you are moving the mouse too far into areas that prevent scrolling.

I think we can/should improve this.

11-23-2013 05:47 PM
Ancient Member
Oh, I see. Knowing that, it works fine. But yes, I think it's worth improving because I don't think it's very intuitive right now. Maybe highlight the border of the scrolling area or draw some kind of arrows where the mouse is over that border?

11-23-2013 05:49 PM
jt jt is offline
Administrator
I'm not sure if the current implementation has technical reasons, we need to ask Zeno. But it's not very intuitive, I agree.

Note that you can also use the minimap to jump to a specific map location.

11-24-2013 04:26 AM
Member
is there a reason the scroll zone isn't the window border?

02-23-2014 04:11 PM
jt jt is offline
Administrator
The scrolling areas have been improved.

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