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Can I flip (mirror) a shape through a point/axis of choice?

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Hello dear people,

Would you know how to flip an object/shape through a self-defined point in AfD?

"Flip Horizontal" would always flip through center, even after dragging the  "center-point" to some place else. (Crosshairs-thingy in the screenshot). Moving this point makes my shape rotate around it, but has in my case no effect on other transformations than rotating).   

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Thanks

 

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No,only rotation seems to work

I think they should implement it


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Once you have rotated it use the mirror options to flip

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That was a really clever solution. I just wanted to comment and say the workaround really helped me out. Thanks!

I wish someday we'll be able to have this feature available without needing the extra labour. In Adobe Illustrator, this is simply done with the reflect tool.

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