CoordinatesToolOptions

CoordinatesToolOptions

is an option for Graphics that gives values of options associated with the Get Coordinates tool.

Details

  • The default setting of Automatic for CoordinatesToolOptions is equivalent to {"CopiedValueFunction" -> Identity, "DisplayFunction" -> Automatic}.
  • The functions given in CoordinatesToolOptions are applied to the raw {x,y} graphics coordinates.
  • "CopiedValueFunction" specifies how the expression to be placed on the clipboard should be generated.
  • "DisplayFunction" specifies how the expression displayed in the tooltip should be generated.
  • "DisplayFunction"->Automatic specifies that the expression to be placed on the clipboard should be what is displayed.
  • "DisplayFunction"->None specifies that no tooltip should be shown.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

To get coordinates, select the graphic and press . (period):

In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=

Specify how the expression displayed in the tooltip should be generated:

In[2]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[2]=

See Also

Tooltip  StatusArea  MouseAnnotation

Introduced in 2008
(7.0)