When I handdraw on my drawing it alway snaps to nearby objects, which is frustrating when drawing details.

How can I disable snapping to objects in Inkscape ?

Update I do not have this button. Any else way to do ? Or any tip, how to get this button ?

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  • "This button"? Ah, that's a comment to the answer(s)? Well - you're showing the coloring dialog - there you won't find it. See the main window. – user unknown Nov 22 '17 at 8:42
  • Its the same dialog like yours I guess, just in German ? – user1344545 Nov 23 '17 at 18:21
  • I'm german and have the same filling & contur dialog, but said button is not in the dialog. Use the main menu, "Anzeige - Anzeigen/Ausblenden - Einrastungsleiste" to make this toolbar visible. It might dock horizontally, not vertically. Junme and Billy Kerr just have the color dialog next to the button, but it's not that dialog. (DE: Der Knopf ist nicht in dem Dialogfenster, sondern das ist bei den Screenshots nur daneben. Geh über das Menü, Einrastungsleiste anzeigen, diese kann auch horizontal erscheinen. Da findet sich der Knopf als erster. Die Reihenfolge im Menü ist identisch mit EN). – user unknown Nov 24 '17 at 5:28

make sure snapping dialogue is enabled enter image description here

the toggle is here enter image description here

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  • They might have as well made the snap controls bar invisible. No sane person would notice it. – TimSim Oct 13 '19 at 15:00

Disable snapping by clicking the first icon at the top of the snap bar. This icon toggles the snapping on or off.

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More info here: Inkscape User Manual

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  • Thanks for helping. But I can't see that button. I uploaded a Screenshot to the question. Any help ? – user1344545 Nov 21 '17 at 12:48
  • @user1344545 Looks like you have an old version of Inskcape. My answer is for the latest version 0.92 - the snap bar is located at the extreme right hand edge of the Inkscape application window. Sorry, I can't remember where it was located in old versions. – Billy Kerr Nov 21 '17 at 12:51
  • Mine too. 0.92.2. Strange :-) – user1344545 Nov 21 '17 at 13:45
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    @user1344545 click on View > Show/Hide > Snap Controls Bar – Billy Kerr Nov 21 '17 at 15:20

Use the % or SHIFT + 5 combination to disable/reset snapping. Based on help here

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