Bug report #14545

Coordinate Display Truncated

Added by Willem Buitendyk about 8 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Category:OsX UI
Affected QGIS version:2.14.0 Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:end of life
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:22518


As of version 2.14 the coordinate display on the bottom status bar is truncated and won't fully show the decimal minute degrees. I can partially resolve by limiting the decimal places to 2 but this is not an ideal solution.

Screen_Shot_2016-03-28_at_7.53.20_PM.png (23.4 KB) Willem Buitendyk, 2016-03-28 07:56 PM


#1 Updated by Nyall Dawson about 8 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

To clarify - do you mean the box isn't large enough to display all the text at once, or the text strings themselves are truncated?

#2 Updated by Willem Buitendyk about 8 years ago

The text box is too small. The text string themselves are not the problem. It seems to only be a problem on Mac as I don't see this problem with the same version on Windows 10. I've attached an image to give a better idea.

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 8 years ago

  • Operating System deleted (OS X)
  • OS version deleted (10.11.3)
  • Target version deleted (Version 2.14)
  • Status changed from Feedback to Open
  • Category set to OsX UI

#4 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 7 years ago

  • Regression? set to No
  • Easy fix? set to No

#5 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 5 years ago

  • Resolution set to end of life
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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