Bug 59543 - Workbook is not usable
Summary: Workbook is not usable
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Workbooks & Inspector
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Client: Mac (show other bugs)
Version: 1.3.0 RC 2
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: High major
Target Milestone: 1.4
Assignee: xamarininteractive
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Reported: 2017-09-16 19:55 UTC by Andreas Klapperich
Modified: 2017-09-22 21:43 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Andreas Klapperich 2017-09-16 19:55:09 UTC
Please see the video and see that it is not possible to work with the current workbook.

Version is 1.3-release/8c298a5 on a mac

https://www.screencast.com/t/8FlGjaMPs0A

The sample can be found on github https://github.com/EifelMono/WorkBook/blob/master/Tuples.workbook



I also have a suggestion for a future workbook.
It would be nice to have something like regions in workbooks.
So if you make a demo, you can collapse things you do not need at the moment and later you can expand them.
Comment 1 Sandy Armstrong [MSFT] 2017-09-16 19:58:07 UTC
You can usually adjust your zoom level back and forth to alleviate this issue.

Confirming for now, but I think it's a duplicate of something we already have filed. Will check on Monday.
Comment 2 Andreas Klapperich 2017-09-17 08:33:37 UTC
After changing the zoom level back and forth it works.
But after editing or changing it comes back.
Comment 3 Andreas Klapperich 2017-09-22 21:38:03 UTC
No changes after update of Workbook 1.3.1


See the video
https://www.screencast.com/t/BRmfG0JRWGM


The sample can be found on github 
https://github.com/EifelMono/WorkBook/blob/master/Tuples.workbook

I also have a suggestion for a future workbook and added the to here

* Reset of the current work book (same as close and open)
* Regions around a cell or cells to collapse or expand things during a presentation
* Protected a cell and or a document against changing
* C# Formatting
* Running a Workbook from an url
* Open an Workbook url from a Workbook
* Open folder (with Finder or Explorer) from the current Workbook
Comment 4 Sandy Armstrong [MSFT] 2017-09-22 21:42:51 UTC
Thank you for the suggestions, Andreas. The Xamarin documentation team has also asked for a lot of those features. :-)

You are right, this bug is not fixed in 1.3.1. It's definitely on our radar though.