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Turn Off Guides and Snapping?

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I'm just starting to use the new App Store version, and while trying to draw with the pen tool, it keeps trying to force me to use guides and snapping points.  I can't find in View where to disable that.  Please let me know, because it won't let me lay down a point where I need it to.  It keeps wanting me to snap it somewhere else!  Thanks in advance!

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You can turn snapping on & off using the snapping switch on the toolbar (looks like a horseshoe magnet) or temporarily while drawing by holding down the alt/option key.


Affinity Photo 1.6.7 & Affinity Designer 1.6.1; macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 iMac (27-inch, Late 2012); 2.9GHz i5 CPU; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M; 8GB RAM
Affinity Photo 1.6.11.85 & Affinity Designer 1.6..4.45 for iPad; 6th Generation iPad 32 GB; Apple Pencil; iOS 12.1.1

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