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option+drag produces multiple history items

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When duplicating and moving an object in Affinity Designer with option+drag, 3 history items are created:

  • Transform
  • Duplicate
  • Transform


Intuitively, I expect only one, and when "undoing" with command+z, the "Duplicate" action doesn't make a visible change, leading me to frequently end up with unintended duplicates all over the place. I think that merging these into a single history item would be a huge usability improvement.


Check out the bug in a tiny screencast: bug.mov

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Hi mike.marcacci


as alt+dragging  is both a duplicate and transform action we intentionally have multiple entries for it. Saying that there is a good argument to only have one also. I;m moving this to our feature requests section to be considered



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