Why can’t I drag in Illustrator?
Unable to reproduce, but periodically you lose the ability to drag objects in Illustrator. You can rotate, nudge and use manual transform tools, but can’t left-click + drag. The only way to resolve it is to restart the machine (not just Illustrator).
How do I drag and drop in Illustrator?
You can drag and drop the file while holding down the Shift key to instantly embed that portion, but then you have to release some clipping masks and some objects will be flattened (e.g. live shapes or objects to which you may have applied live effects).
Why can’t I move layers in Illustrator?
You need to select the layer in the layers tab the “shift+click” the layer you want to move it to. Then right click, arrange, “send to current layer”. Hope this helps someone. This actually moves objects between layers.
Why can’t I select in Illustrator?
Most probably, some of your objects are locked. Try Object > Unlock All ( Alt + Ctrl/Cmd + 2 ) to unlock everthing that’s been locked. You can also use the Layers palette to unlock objects or groups.
Why can’t I move objects in Photoshop?
Win: Press and hold Ctrl+Alt+Shift immediately after initiating Photoshop’s startup. A box will appear asking if you want to continue with the reset, select “yes.” If you don’t see this, you weren’t fast enough… Try again. Mac: Press and hold Cmd+Opt+Shift then start Photoshop.
How do you move around in Illustrator?
While using almost any other tool, you can hold down the Space Bar on your keyboard. As long as you hold down the Space Bar, the Hand Tool is available for you to move around the screen with your mouse.
How do you move type in Illustrator?
Now to move the text into position in the design, select the Selection tool in the Tools panel on the left, drag from within the text to below this heading. To resize the type area to fit better in the design, click and drag a corner of the type area. Notice that the text wraps within as you drag.