I am curious as to why when I scale things the general shape changes. The flag in the middle is what I originally started with, and either side is the distorted result of rescaling it.
I have read previous answers and tried: unchecking align to pixel grid upon start-up of new document and then with the flag shape selected; checking 'scale strokes and effects'.
Any ideas? Here is another example of where this has happened, both lines and rectangle shapes have changed (harder to see):
And here is what is checked/unchecked:
I am completely lost... been searching for an answer but nothing. Thank you!