NetBeans Quick Tip #19 - Positioning without Guidelines in Matisse

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There's a small trick how to position your components freely in a Matisse form, without snapping to the guidelines. Just grab the component and hold the Alt key when placing it. This way you can put components close together, which would not be normally possible, because they would snap to the guidelines:

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Comments ( 2 )
  • Giuliano Friday, January 6, 2006
    wowww THANKS!!! I and my friend need veryy much this tip :D
  • Roumen Friday, January 6, 2006
    Yes yes, this is very useful, I didn't know it before either.
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