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Alastair (@usefuldesign)

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3 months ago
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Remember canvas position when composition re-opened

Would be nice if compositions remembered canvas position, screen position and zoom level when saved and re-opened. I like to have a to-do list inside the comp and save it showing that list. I dislike the random opening position thing, it's almost unsettling when you're restarting Vuo from a crash or opening old compositions.

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Notes from Team Vuo

Vuo Pro: 

No — available with both Vuo and Vuo Pro licenses

Complexity: 

●○○○ — Up to a few days of work

Potential: 

●○○ — Appeals to current community

There are also feature requests for remembering editor window size and position and composition window size and position.

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Highlight / visual cue to show connection between port and detached port popover

If you click on a port that already has been expanded into a floating palette window nothing happens. Maybe the palette window could blink off and on again or just some little signal flash in the title bar so it's easy to find out of a group of them.

Component: 

Notes from Team Vuo

Vuo Pro: 

No — available with both Vuo and Vuo Pro licenses

Complexity: 

●○○○ — Up to a few days of work

Potential: 

●○○ — Appeals to current community
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@useful design commented on @pbourke's Discussion, “Placement on multiple screens

Ok, unfortunately my two ext displays are in different locations to each other. I could try finding an extra monitor there to borrow and test you comp on weekend if Team Vuo have not responded by then.

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One workaround would be to put a significant part of the composition into a compiled Vuo node (.vuonode) that the openable .vuo file uses. That way you could claim commercial IP on the .vuonode and this would discourage unapproved reuse by 3rd parties reselling your work. Requires being able to code a .vuonode in C though.

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Still struggling with a workable method for this problem. Perhaps I need to convert this to a FR of some kind?

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