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Hairline outline between text and stroke?

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I'm a fairly new designer, and this is my first post! Really enjoying Affinity Designer, but can't figure this one out: 

I've created text with additional stroke outline, but there's a gray hairline outline that separates the text from the stroke. How can I eliminate this hairline outline? Many thanks!!


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This is caused by antialiasing.  You probably have the stroke aligned to the outside, can you live with the aligned to the center?


iMac (27-inch, Late 2009) with macOS Sierra

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What you will need to do is change the outline to be in the centre of the outline and then double the width so as to get the same width. I don't really notice if I have two separate colours. You may want to use the Change Order for the stroke to be on the underneath of the fill when you use the centre option if you use different colours.


MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) Mac OS 10.12.6 || Mac Pro (Late 2013) Mac OS 10.14.6

Affinity Designer 1.9.0 | Affinity Photo 1.9.0 | Affinity Publisher 1.9.0 | Beta versions as they appear.

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