trying to "nudge" with arrow keys

New Here ,
Apr 20, 2017

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i'm trying to "nudge" with the arrow keys after updating to version 21.1.0.

did they take this feature away?

thanks in advance.

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Monika Gause Adobe Community Professional , Apr 20, 2017
They definitely did not take the feature away.When you move an object with the arrow keys and then check the position with the transform panel, it did not move?

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Apr 20, 2017

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Which system?

Which hardware?

Did you check the arrow key distance in the preferences?

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Apr 20, 2017

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I'm on a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15" late 2013) running OSX 10.11.6 (El Capitan).

yes i checked — keyboard increment: 0.0139 in

thanks!

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They definitely did not take the feature away.

When you move an object with the arrow keys and then check the position with the transform panel, it did not move?

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Jun 28, 2017

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I'm having a similar issue in Adobe Animate. Using the arrow keys to nudge produces no result. Windows 10 PC. Thanks!

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Jun 28, 2017

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I'm having a similar issue in Adobe Animate.

Then please post your issue in the Animate forum. THank you.

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Community Beginner ,
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Same issue Mac OS 10.13.6 Cloud subscription up to date v 24.2.3. Saw same problem on search in Indesign they trashed prefs. I can't find the prefs

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Illustrator menu > preferences > General > reset Preferences

You can also check your Keyboard increment there.

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Community Beginner ,
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Thanks! I also upped my keyboard increments, that worked. I could have sworn I have always had them very low and no problem but its all good. Thanks

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Good to hear that helped.

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