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Keep layer isolated (visually as well as performance wise)

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Okay so I need this desperately.

I want to be able to isolate an item like you do with alt-clicking on a layer. But I want it to keep being isolated so I can work on that layer/group/symbol. This way I would (or should), for example isolate a symbol in a heavy document and work on it without performance lag caused by the updating of all the symbols. 

Now when I select a subobject of an isolated object I immediately go out of isolation mode. 


Should be great if this was implemented.

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Isolation Mode is pretty lacking in Affinity at present.

There have been many requests for improvements over the years ( https://forum.affinity.serif.com/index.php?/search/&q=isolation mode ).

Since we are currently in a global self-isolation-mode, what better time for the devs to give this feature a little love?!

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