Direct Selection Tool not working in Outline mode

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Mar 12, 2021 Mar 12, 2021

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Clicking on objects placed behind is selecting the foreground object as the regular selection tool does. Even does the same in outline mode. I zoomed in and clicked on the anchor point but still, it seems to be picking the foreground object.

 

Any idea if there is a common fix for this?

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Adobe Employee , Mar 30, 2021 Mar 30, 2021
Hi there,   Sorry to hear about your experience. In addition to suggestions given earlier, I'd request you to follow suggestions on this community post(https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/resolve-slow-performance-and-unexpected-behaviors-in-illustrator/td-p/11561981) & let us know if they help.   Regards, Ashutosh

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Mar 13, 2021 Mar 13, 2021

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Please show screenshots that include the layers panel.

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Mar 13, 2021 Mar 13, 2021

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Does it work if you check Select Objesct by Path Only in Preferences?

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Adobe Employee ,
Mar 30, 2021 Mar 30, 2021

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Hi there,

 

Sorry to hear about your experience. In addition to suggestions given earlier, I'd request you to follow suggestions on this community post(https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/resolve-slow-performance-and-unexpected-behaviors-in-illu...) & let us know if they help.

 

Regards,

Ashutosh

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