View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:46 am



Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
 Y axis 
Author Message
User avatar

Joined: Mon Oct 11, 2010 1:15 pm
Posts: 581
Location: Finlandia
Reply with quote
Post Y axis
Yeah, I was wondering, why has the Y axis always been inverted?


Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:20 pm
Profile
Online
User avatar

Joined: Tue Jun 12, 2007 11:52 pm
Posts: 8672
Location: Here
Reply with quote
Post Re: Y axis
It's because the origin is the top left corner for most things (not just CC) for frames and such, so a greater X value extends to the right, and a greater Y value extends downwards. That way, when you re-size windows, you don't have to worry about the origin moving around, since if you want things to move up with a higher Y-value, that would require an origin at the bottom of the screen.


Sat Oct 19, 2013 11:56 pm
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 2 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot]


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group.
Designed by STSoftware for PTF.
[ Time : 0.021s | 16 Queries | GZIP : Off ]