New feature: Dual monitor and picture-in-picture view layout

Slicer can now display 3D, slice, plot, etc. views in multiple windows and not just in the main application window - see 1-minute demo video.

Display views in separate windows - can be dragged to a second screen or additional touchscreen or drawing tablet:

The extra window can be displayed floating over the application window as “picture-in-picture”:

The additional window can be also docked into application window (any corners or sides):

Views can be maximized/restored independently in each window.

Currently, only a single additional layout is added, which adds one extra window. Custom views can be specified by an XML description (see example description and code).


This is very useful, thanks for working on it!

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Thanks for this one, again a great work!

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