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apps:ristretto:getting-started [2012/01/08 10:02]
stephan [Viewing an image]
apps:ristretto:getting-started [2018/10/23 03:39] (current)
andreldm [Viewing an image] Make it clear that zooming with mouse-wheel requires Control key
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 ====== Getting Started ====== ====== Getting Started ======
-<note warning>​The page is work in progress!</​note>​ 
 ===== Starting Ristretto ===== ===== Starting Ristretto =====
  
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 === Zooming === === Zooming ===
 Showing an image like this is nice, but sometimes you want to zoom in on a detail, get a closer look. To do this Ristretto provides the ability to zoom in on a section of the image. There are several ways to do zoom in on an image, Showing an image like this is nice, but sometimes you want to zoom in on a detail, get a closer look. To do this Ristretto provides the ability to zoom in on a section of the image. There are several ways to do zoom in on an image,
-  ​The first way to zoom is via the zoom buttons on the side toolbar. It is possible to zoom in, out, to 100% or to make the image fit the screen. These buttons can also be reached ​from the View ▸ Zooming menu+  ​The first way to zoom is via the zoom buttons on the side toolbar. It is possible to zoom in, out, to 100% or to make the image fit the screen. These buttons can also be reached ​via {gui>​Menu>​View>Zoom}
-  ​A second way is using the scroll-wheel on the mouseMoving the mouse-wheel forward zooms in on the imagemoving the mouse-wheel backward will zoom out. +  ​A second way is using the scroll-wheel on the mouseMoving the mouse-wheel forward ​while pressing Control ​zooms in on the image. Similarly ​moving the mouse-wheel backward ​and holding Control ​will zoom out. 
-<note tip>The zoom-direction of the mouse-wheel can be adjusted, see [[apps:​ristretto:​preferences|Preferences]] for more details.</​note>​+    <note tip>The zoom-direction of the mouse-wheel can be adjusted, see [[apps:​ristretto:​preferences|Preferences]] for more details.</​note>​
  
-  ​The third, and last way to zoom on an image is using so-called BOX-ZOOM, or selection-zoom. Press Control+Click,​ and drag the mouse-cursor. This way a box appears, when the mouse-button is released, Ristretto will zoom in on the selected portion of the image.+  ​The third, and last way to zoom on an image is using so-called BOX-ZOOM, or selection-zoom. Press Control+Click,​ and drag the mouse-cursor. This way a box appears, when the mouse-button is released, Ristretto will zoom in on the selected portion of the image.
  
 === Rotating === === Rotating ===
-Sometimes, it is necessary to rotate an image because it is not positioned in the right orientation. To solve this, you can use the Rotate buttons ​on the toolbar.+Sometimes, it is necessary to rotate an image because it is not positioned in the right orientation. To solve this, you can use the Rotate buttons ​available via {gui>​Menu>​View>​Rotation}.
  
 <note info>​Some digital cameras store the image-orientation inside the EXIF data. If this information is present, Ristretto reads this information and automatically rotates the image.</​note>​ <note info>​Some digital cameras store the image-orientation inside the EXIF data. If this information is present, Ristretto reads this information and automatically rotates the image.</​note>​
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 <note tip>The duration of the timeout before the next image is shown can be configured inside the [[apps:​ristretto:​preferences?#​slideshow|Preferences dialog]], by default it is set to 5 seconds.</​note>​ <note tip>The duration of the timeout before the next image is shown can be configured inside the [[apps:​ristretto:​preferences?#​slideshow|Preferences dialog]], by default it is set to 5 seconds.</​note>​
  
 +==== Set as Wallpaper ====
 +It is easy to set the wallpaper on the Xfce desktop directly from the ristretto menu, using {gui>​Menu>​View>​Set as Wallpaper}
 <figure "Set Wallpaper">​ <figure "Set Wallpaper">​
 {{ :​apps:​ristretto:​set-wallpaper.png?​nolink&​ |}} {{ :​apps:​ristretto:​set-wallpaper.png?​nolink&​ |}}
 </​figure>​ </​figure>​
  
 +==== Clear private data ====
 +To clear the history of images viewed with ristretto, this can be done using {gui>​Menu>​View>​Clear private data}
 <figure "Clear private data">​ <figure "Clear private data">​
 {{ :​apps:​ristretto:​clear-private-data.png?​nolink&​ |}} {{ :​apps:​ristretto:​clear-private-data.png?​nolink&​ |}}
 </​figure>​ </​figure>​