Smart Guides in Illustrator not showing

Explorer ,
Oct 12, 2020

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Mac Illustrator 2020

 

Turned on Smart Guides with CMD + U with these settings

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Was expecting to see the word 'anchor' or 'path' when hovering over the object, but am seeing none.

How can I fix this ?

 

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user620 Explorer , Oct 12, 2020
Just figured it works only when Snap to Grid is turned off. 

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Just figured it works only when Snap to Grid is turned off. 

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Oct 20, 2020

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Is this how its supposed to work on Illustrator 2020 (mac) ??

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Nov 15, 2020

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"Is this how its supposed to work on Illustrator 2020 (mac) ??"

 

It's always worked like this. Smart guides only work when Snap to Grid is off.

 

~ Jane

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