Properties panels interface doesn't resize properly

Community Beginner ,
Oct 24, 2020 Oct 24, 2020

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Hello all!
I've been using Adobe Animate for quite a few years now and I remember having this same issue when the 2020 version was first released.

Now this may be just a matter of changing some settings I'm not aware of in this version, but the properties panel interface does not resize when I shrink the panel, causing the full range of options to not be accessible. When open at full size so that the sliders and options are fully visible, it's a little too large for comfort. I don't know if this was intended or if it is a bug, but I think it'd be nice if the sliders could change size with the panel, like what already happens with the swatches panel. If there's a setting for that already, I'd also like to know! I already have the UI look set as "Compact" and the preferences set to "Expert user".
Apologies if I'm not making the issue too clear, English isn't the language I use for Animate and I'm not sure I'm using the correct technical terms here haha. Here are pictures to show you what I mean.

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I'm using Adobe Animate 21.0 on Windows 10.

Thanks in advance for your help!

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Explorer ,
Nov 26, 2020 Nov 26, 2020

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Hello Byona,

I have create a post to talk about this problem but nobody seems to understand...

https://community.adobe.com/t5/animate/animate-ui-2020-2021/m-p/11602318?page=1#M337599

but I am happy to see that I am not the only one to recognize this bug
I think they are redesigning their interface for large screens and too bad for full HD ...

 

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Community Beginner ,
Nov 26, 2020 Nov 26, 2020

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Thank you for the bump. Frustrating that nobody is understanding your issue when it is shown so clearly. So far this has been disastrous for my workflow as I have to pause whenever I want to change brush size to make the panel wide enough to see. The panel also does not automatically close meaning i can only see a tiny portion of my canvas at a time unless i spend one more click to minimize it (even though the option to do that automatically is activated). This is awful

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New Here ,
Jan 22, 2021 Jan 22, 2021

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Hey there, do you have a version of Animate that you prefer that dosent have these issues?

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