Height and Width Glitch with Older Projects

Version - 12.2
iPad 5th generation
Current version of Hopscotch

Width and height of objects warped with new update from old project

This version:

Previous version:

What happened?

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That’s weird… I think THT diminished the amount of whitespace around the objects or something, maybe it has something to do with that?

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I remember reading in the HS update:

  • The shapes are more shapely and no longer have padding around them. This will make set width and Height Waaay easier to use.

I’m not sure what that means, but I think that might be the reason

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It’s what tankt and FunDardo said

I had this problem with Trip Up Sticks, the width and height got all weird

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Hmm… weird. I haven’t coded much with the editor after the update, but what the other users are suggesting seems reasonable to me.

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Have you restarted the project?
Sometimes something similar happens on the first play, though this may not be it.

If it were the new shapes, wouldn’t they be bigger anyway?

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I tried restarting the project multiple times, the sizes did not change.

That’s right, but the Height and Width dimensions might have changed as well.

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Yes, the new update included “easier to use width and height blocks” so that means those now have different measures

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It’s not the shape size (new shapes are different objects). Set width and height just adapt to set image now. Meaning if you set a text object’s image to square, the set width and height will be based off of the square not the text anymore

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Interesting. I think this might be our explanation.

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I think so too, but your difference seems marginal. New things are smaller than before – I believe it is the scale being used

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What scale are you talking about?

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Scaling used to set width and height, each object has a baseScale or default size, and old shapes have padding. Just change them to the new shape and their size will set exactly to the width and height specified

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Hey @DECODECO, was this problem solved?

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Pretty sure it was the new update, the ratios changed making the blocks go wonk

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How would that affect old projects?

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Guys, I need more info about this.

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Old shapes render smaller in 3.34.0 than before (3.33.0) with the same set width and height

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@Awesome_E was this solved?

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Let me check real quick

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