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Magical Repositioning when Dragging & Droping

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Hi Affinity,

just wanted to report a small annoying issue. How to reproduce:

1. Draw a rectangle.

2. Hold ALT, Grab the rectangle and drag it - so it get's copied

3. Let the new rectangle drop on the right side of the original rectangle so they touch

4. Move the new rectangle with SHIFT and 2x Arrow Keys to the right

5. Hold ALT, Grab the new rectangle and drag it - so it also gets copied


Now look at the second rectangle. It gets repositioned to where it was, before the moving with the cursor keys happend.


Thanks for taking care of that annoying habit.



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This is a known issue.

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Affinity Designer/Photo/Publisher • Windows 10 Home (4th gen Core i3 CPU)
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In the meantime (until it is fixed) just click on the canvas after the SHIFT + ARROW KEYS and it will work correctly from then on

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