I cannot see the object moving or resizing in real time. Like in this video:


I see the object move along with the cursor when she is moving the object. In my inkscape, all I see is a blue box when resizing and moving (the object moves but I cannot see it in real time like the video above:

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Click Edit > Preferences . Then under Tools, click on Selector, and make sure the option When transforming show Objects is selected. If it's set to box outline, only the box will be visible when moving.

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  • Thanks a lot! I never went in the settings and was clueless as to how a setting changed automatically.
    – 4-K
    Jun 12 '18 at 14:12

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