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Broken copy-and-paste from embedded document to new document in AD

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Since AD doesn't have an option to "save embedded document as" (pretty please add this really soon?), I thought I could mimic that by opening the embedded document, selecting all, copy, ctrl+alt+shift+n to create new document from clipboard, and then save.

 

Unfortunately with the attached document that is not possible. Copying the content then pasting it into a new AD document results in a corruption of the contents: not all objects are copied over and their locations are shifted.

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That embedded document is pretty complicated but try this

Edit the embedded document, then In the Layers panel physically select all layers then do your copy and paste to a new document


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