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  1. I started a test document in CMYK, entered your RGB values and get the dull green as you show. Changed the documents colour space to sRGB, bright green! But not spot on so then re- enter the RGB values and all is well. Again I would say do check your documents colour space.
  2. I wonder what colour space you’r document is in? If it’s setup for CMYK then although you can access RGB sliders you will still only be able to generate colours within the limitations of the CMYK colour space. Which generally excludes zingy bright colours such as your wanted green. If the document is not for print you could change it’s colour space to RGB and have the green you want.
  3. If you are on a Mac you could also “Check” the ‘Stationery Pad’ box in the file’s Info window. Every time you then open that file the OS will automatically duplicate it and it will be in the duplicated document that you will actually be working, leaving the original untouched.
  4. Hello Quarter. Well I too have no idea what’s happening here but after doing the Subtract operation, as you found, there’s no hole punched through, just a lot of nodes in the shape of the N Interesting thing is though if you zoom right in and start moving nodes it soon becomes apparent that you now have two spines forming the letter N, The top one has a black fill thus obscuring the N shaped hole under it.
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    Please fix

    Ah, I see. Thank’s owner. To clarify the first post then, if I may be so bold; In Affinity Photo & Designer, using the MBP's Touch Bar to adjust a tools Opacity setting will in fact adjust the tool’s Opacity correctly as desired but the number indicating that Opacity change (top Left of screen) always says 100% regardless. This is a bug.
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    Please fix

    Colour opacity slider or Layer opacity slider? Either way I've never had a problem with either using the track-pad. Could you maybe supply a bit more detail regarding your issue...
  7. Basically while the text box was still active, i.e. the blinking, vertical line indicating cursor position within the text is active. A fast double click anywhere outside the text box brought back the move tool. This I used to find supper convenient and fast. Now I get the Shape Text tool which I confess I’ve never needed quick access to. Perhaps what I’ve been used to doing was the bug and now it’s working as intended? But I hope not!
  8. Hello all, It used to be that after using a text tool I could double click anywhere outside the text bounding box I was typing in and get the Move tool back. That no longer seems possible now in the current MAS version? Now the double click changes the cursor ready to make a Shaped Frame Text out of whatever is underneath it at the time. Is this intended behaviour now? Or a bug?
  9. Have you tried making randomly shaped vector objects to build the gas clouds? Lowering their opacity and/or applying large amounts of Gaussian Blur to them. The blend modes of the shapes could also be played with for more interaction between cloud shapes.
  10. Hello wstewl and a Happy New Year I’m afraid this answer might not be terribly helpful to you but I’ve just tried your two files and had no problems adding them to Assets. Not sure what to suggest now? Other than have you tried the old standby of restarting the App and/or your computer and trying again?
  11. markw

    Looking For A Particular Font

    Thank you so much Alfred, you are a life saver!
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    Looking For A Particular Font

    Seasons greetings to you all Bit of a long shot this, but do any of you good people here by chance know what font this is? Have spent more hours now than I really wanted to searching font sites yesterday, there’s just too many of them!
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    "Reset rotation" does not update guides

    Hello kontrafuss, Yes it’s a bit of a bug and not intended behaviour but do any action that causes the screen to update, e.g. a slight zoom or move of the canvas, and the guides sort themselves out.
  14. Hello Daryll and welcome to the Affinity forums Don’t worry, everyone was a “noob” here at one time or another! I confess though that I’m not too sure what menu you are referring to… The studio panel which occupies the whole of the right side can be shown/hidden via; View. As to what’s in the Studio Panel, and where, is entirely up to the individual to arrange as they find useful. Here’s a screenshot of how mine is looking today.
  15. Just wondering if there's any more news on this?