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I have been working for a while with Illustrator CC, and suddenly this strange behavior. Every time I create a new shape, Illustrator locates it at the back of the layer instead of the top. This is very annoying. How can I revert this behavior?

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Make certain your not in "Draw Behind" mode.

The leftmost box at the bottom of the toolbar should be depressed, not the middle one.

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Thank you so much. I worked like this for 1 day and it was awful. –  Pablo Chávez Nov 3 '13 at 15:57
    
It has it's use, but using it for everything can be a bit disconcerting :) –  Scott Nov 3 '13 at 15:58
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