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Sometimes when I hold an object and move it around in a canvas or an artboard, it can snap at the vertical and horizontal centers. For a while it's not been snapping when I do that. I have all the options for snapping turned on yet it doesn't snap to center. Maybe I've disabled something accidentally. Would just love to get that back. I've since had to use ruler guides or arrange which are longer to me than simply just snapping to center.

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In Photo,

If you go View > Snapping Manager and enable snapping

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Under Snap to object bounding boxes You have the option to Include bounding box mid points

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Windows PCs. Photo and Designer, latest non-beta versions.

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If I understand what you mean about vertical and horizontal centers correctly, these are the snapping options you want checked:

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Margins are self explanatory; "spread" is equivalent to canvas or artboard size.


Affinity Photo 1.7.2, Affinity Designer 1.7.2, Affinity Publisher 1.7.2; macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 iMac (27-inch, Late 2012); 2.9GHz i5 CPU; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M; 8GB RAM
Affinity Photo 1.7.2.153 & Affinity Designer 1.7.2.6 for iPad; 6th Generation iPad 32 GB; Apple Pencil; iOS 12.3.1

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