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Cannot move object after being drawn inside, please help!

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Jun 18, 2020

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hello, ive recently updated my ai to cc 2019, and when i draw inside my shape it automatically blocked my background shape and i cannot move it around or even use shape builder because shape builder wont detect my background shape, anyone know whats wrong?

 shape builder did not detect my shapeshape builder did not detect my shapecant move itcant move itafter being drawn inside i cant move it or isolate itafter being drawn inside i cant move it or isolate itthe shape builder detected itthe shape builder detected itbefore drawn inside i can move itbefore drawn inside i can move it

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Correct answer by Doug A Roberts | Adobe Community Professional

That's normal behaviour. Draw Inside turns your shape into a clipping mask.

You need to select its path, not fill, to move it.

Shape builder won't affect it.

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Cannot move object after being drawn inside, please help!

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hello, ive recently updated my ai to cc 2019, and when i draw inside my shape it automatically blocked my background shape and i cannot move it around or even use shape builder because shape builder wont detect my background shape, anyone know whats wrong?

 shape builder did not detect my shapeshape builder did not detect my shapecant move itcant move itafter being drawn inside i cant move it or isolate itafter being drawn inside i cant move it or isolate itthe shape builder detected itthe shape builder detected itbefore drawn inside i can move itbefore drawn inside i can move it

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Correct answer by Doug A Roberts | Adobe Community Professional

That's normal behaviour. Draw Inside turns your shape into a clipping mask.

You need to select its path, not fill, to move it.

Shape builder won't affect it.

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Bug, Draw and design, How to, Import and export, Print and publish, Third party plugins, Tools

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That's normal behaviour. Draw Inside turns your shape into a clipping mask.

You need to select its path, not fill, to move it.

Shape builder won't affect it.

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