Pathfinder messing up shape?!

Community Beginner ,
Oct 30, 2020

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So I was trying to merge an object with shape modes and when I did this it caused the fill and stroke to veer off of the actual path. I don't know if this is a bug or a setting. I relaunched the app, redownloaded it, and restarted my computer even. Nothing I can find fixes this. 

 

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Community Beginner , Oct 30, 2020
Connor5CAA Community Beginner , Oct 30, 2020
Solved: Object > Expand AppearanceThen you use the pathfinder and it will work. I figured it out!

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Most Valuable Participant ,
Oct 30, 2020

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Try to toggle on/off menu: Preview CPU/GPU  Shortcut [Ctrl]+[E]

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Nothing happens

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Then we should wait for other suggestions.

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Community Beginner ,
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Solved: Object > Expand Appearance

Then you use the pathfinder and it will work. I figured it out!

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