Make sure all of the Remix Tool appears on the screen

Case number:845813-2012070
Topic:Game: Tools
Opened by:jeff101
Opened on:Friday, September 17, 2021 - 14:35
Last modified:Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 02:48

In the Selection Interface, when I run the Remix Tool,
sometimes it appears high on the screen, sometimes it
appears to the left, sometimes it appears to the right,
and sometimes it appears low on the screen. When it
appears low on the screen, some of its buttons become
hard to click. Would it be possible to have Foldit 
always position the Remix Tool so that all parts of
this tool are accessible for clicking? Barring that, 
could you let us click on any part of the Remix Tool 
and then drag it to a more useful position on the 


(Fri, 09/17/2021 - 14:35  |  2 comments)

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I second this usability request.

Joined: 12/06/2008
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The tool locates itself just under the area to remix. If the area you choose to remix is near the bottom of the screen, you will experience what Jeff has seen. The tool either needs to be moveable, or locked somewhere that the entire tool is accessible.


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