Jump to content
Our response time is longer than usual currently. We're working to answer users as quickly as possible and thank you for your continued patience.

Mac trackpad rotates canvas and can't undo


Recommended Posts

I am working along and using the trackpad to zoom in and out, because its much faster than using the magnifying glass and clicking.

So, all of a sudden, the canvas rotates! the whole thing is now useless, and there is no undo! I lose all the work since my last save because I have to close the document without saving, otherwise, I can't export this for use with a CAD program. I don't even know how it rotates. Please fix this annoying bug! PLEASE< PLEASE< PLEASE!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

You can reset the rotation.

  • AFPub: View menu: Rotate: Reset Rotation
  • AP: View Menu: Reset Rotation
  • AD: View Menu: Reset Rotation

If you "right click" on the canvas, the context menu includes "Reset Rotation".  There are also keyboard shortcuts for it (the default seems to be Ctrl-Shift-Cmd R in AP/AD).

You can also disable trackpad rotation in (Affinity) preferences:

Tools: Enable Canvas Rotation with Trackpad.

See here for more information:

https://affinity.help/designer/English.lproj/pages/DesignAids/rotateCanvas.html

 

 

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Please note there is currently a delay in replying to some post. See pinned thread in the Questions forum. These are the Terms of Use you will be asked to agree to if you join the forum. | Privacy Policy | Guidelines | We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.