Jump to content
Bmuse

Copy/paste (or drag) individual effects -- and see effects in layer panel

Recommended Posts

Hi, as I've been getting deeper into Designer, I'm realizing how much friction is added when copying and pasting effects/styles.

I may need to copy only an object's stroke, or bevel, etc. In Photoshop, with the styles visible in the layer palette, I can either right-click to copy only the effect I need, or easily option-drag a single effect to another layer.

But in AD, the copy process pastes all of the original object's effects/styles (!!) -- and I have to open the effects palette and individually uncheck or adjust all the unwanted effects that got applied.

Even if I'm just unchecking, having to open the effects palette is a hassle, and I have to do it so often that it's dragging the workflow.

Am I missing something?

Also, it would be awesome if the effects were part of the layer panel, so we could work with them individually and option-drag to apply them to other layers.

Are these feasible features for Designer?

Thanks!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×

Important Information

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.