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I am facing a difficulty making a circular shape in Illustrator. When I duplicate a given shape in circular design and make as many duplicates as required, the last object stands out. I have tried arranging the shape to go backward and the next objects come forwards. But to no avail. Please help.

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Welcome to GDSE. An image might help explain what your problem is. Could you also explain a bit more about what functions you used to do the duplication? Thanks! –  Bakabaka Feb 17 at 11:57
    
Am i right in guessing that what you mean is not problems with circles as such; but that you want your duplicates to arrange behind each other, rather than in front? –  Random O'Reilly Feb 17 at 14:21
    
Could use a blend and simply reverse the spine.. but without an example it's really impossible to tell. –  Scott Feb 17 at 20:04

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Instead of pushing the last object backwards, pull the first object all the way forwards, to the front.

Use SHIFT + Ctr + ]

Or in Menus with mouse:

Object > Arrange > Bring to Front

I think you're pushing the last object back one position at a time, but that will take too long when you have many objects arranged in a circle.

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