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I am new to CorelDraw in that I come from the Adobe world.

At the moment, I am working with a CorelDraw file that has several brush-like Symbols. These Symbols are styled, but I cannot see how.

For example, in the image below, the cloud on the left is what I get if I duplicate the Symbol in the Symbol Manager window, make a new instance of it and place it on white background. On the right is what I get if I copy-paste the existing cloud used as part of the design.

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Essentially, my question is how can I style the left to get the version on the right? I have tried the Transparency tool and the Lens effect. The former looks close, but I am not sure that it is accurate. The Lens effect modifies the color to something unacceptable.

Speaking of the Lens effect, when I select the original Symbol used in the design, the status bar seems to say that there is Lens effect applied to it. However, when I go to adjust this effect, it tells me that none is applied.

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Lastly, is there a way to inspect the styles that are applied to an Object or Symbol?

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The style you showed in the picture looks like transparency to me. You can check the properties of an object through Object Properties panel.capture

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