Illustrator update cancelled keyboard shortcut workflow

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Feb 02, 2021 Feb 02, 2021

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So I have been using a methodology of copying objects sequentially by holding down CNTRL + ALT, then click-holding the desired object, then holding down SHIFT to constrain movement, and moving the object to the desired postion, and repeating this exact object duplication by CNTRL + D. The recent update makes this not work- when I try holding down Shift after selecting the object to constrain movement direction, it applies a different behavior. Does anyone know why this is? Or how I can regain my shortcut? This is often more simple and faster than using the blend tool.

 

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Adobe Community Professional , Feb 03, 2021 Feb 03, 2021
Are perhaps smart guides active? They clash with the shift key.

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Feb 03, 2021 Feb 03, 2021

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Are perhaps smart guides active?

They clash with the shift key.

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Feb 04, 2021 Feb 04, 2021

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MONIKA!!!!! That was it. Thank you!

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