On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Dotan Cohen<dotanco...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/8/17 Chris Mohler <cr33...@gmail.com>:
>> On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 10:05 AM, Dotan Cohen<dotanco...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> When I am selecting an area with the freehand select tool, how can I
>>> move the image shown? I need to select an area that is larger than my
>>> screen size. Zooming out is not an option because I need the precision
>>> that zoom gives me. Thanks.
>> Try middle-mouse or space bar...
> Thanks, Chris, but what I am looking for is a way to pan while
> selecting. As I cannot release the left mouse button (I have not
> selected all that I need to select) I need to pan with it depressed.

Let go, pan using either MMB or space, then continue making the
selection.  There's no penalty for releasing LMB early :)

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