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Avoiding snapping temporarily in Inkscape

In Inkscape 1.1.2 (Linux), I am trying to paint rectangles near to each other without snapping to their corners as I draw them, but Inkscape insists on snapping to the corners. I saw in some answers ...
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Using GIMP to Achieve Specific Fuzziness Around The Edges

Does anyone know how to achieve the fuzziness effect around the edges of an image as in the example: I may do this many times, so the simpler the solution the better. I have blurred out the artist ...
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Anchored object as a nested style delimiter

Is it possible to use an anchored object as a delimiter within a nested style (InDesign 19.3 x64) or would I be better off manually setting an end to the nested style via the special characters ...
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Is it possible to edit a mask layer without detaching it in inkscape?

I have a rectangle with a gray gradient that serves as a mask in Inkscape. To change the gradient position, I detach the mask, move the gradient handlers and re-attach the rectangle as a mask. Can I ...
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How to define a non-destructive contrast modification layer in inkscape?

I've a photo in Inkscape which is not contrast-optimized. I want to make whites to be pure whites and blacks to be pure blacks. Nevertheless I don't want the full photo to be contrast-optimized, only ...
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How to export an SVG at smaller file size and maintain the best quality in Adobe illustrator?

Could someone please help me to understand and how to get this done correctly as i have tried multiple times but it has not worked. These files are to be uploaded to my site as artwork for printing. ...
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Generate high resolution JPEG artifacts

I'm working on generating JPEG DCT artifacts from a high-resolution random noise texture. Due to the large size of the original image (4243x6000 pixels), I'm providing a screenshot for reference. ...
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Design Workflow ? Change existing Website

I've been absent from Web design for a while. How do you go about editing an existing website design? I need to add a new font to an existing website. Back in the days, I would hack something together ...
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Align multiple objects to maximise space

Is there an easy way to seperate multiple objects to fill the space without them touching - EG from left to right in the below image. We have multiple designs that need to go on gang sheets for ...
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Unable to create new line in text in Inksape Vector

I am using Inkscape version 1.3.2 When I try to press enter after a line of text, it doesn't create a new paragraph and instead writes in the same line as the previous text. The spacing between ...
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Indesign, table: How to horizontally align text and object in table cell

I want to have a cell where I have text flush left, then a graphic slightly taller than the text object flush right. How do I horizontally align them? W/out the objects the text easily center-aligns, ...
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How do I lock a warp into place in illustrator once applied?

So I created an arch but every time I rotate it it will become distorted. I tried using shift+cntrl+E but that just said I was applying another effect to it. Can anyone help?
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How should I balance my logo icon and logotype when one is above the other?

I tried searching through Google and YouTube for "how to balance your logo" but all I got was tips on balancing icon and text when icon is sitting exactly next to the text. But what if the ...
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How to add an anchor point on the exact 0.618 point of a line in Illustrator

I would like to add an anchor point on a line to divide it into 0.618 of its length and 0.382 of its length. How can this be done? If I need to do this quickly every time, is there a good method?
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How do I tile print unusual aspect ratios?

If you had only an A4 printer without a tile printing capability, and you needed to create a 47 x 49 cm tiled print of an image, the original aspect ratio of the image, how would you proceed to ...
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In Illustrator, how to replicate exactly the displayed CMYK mode colors in RGB mode?

I have a two stop gradient in CMYK color mode (FOGRA). After converting the document to RGB mode (sRGB), there's a slight color shift between the two gradients. The RGB gradient is a bit redder/darker....
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Embed linked raster images in Inkscape

I have an svg file with many linked raster images, I would like to embed them because the browser is not supporting linked images. Is there an automated way to embed all the linked images? Inkscape/...
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Fonts in Inkscape Vector showing odd space when they overlap

I downloaded a bunch of fonts and I've been having problems mostly with the script/cursive ones. You can see here how the font is glitching and it happens with every other font that's not far apart, ...
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Indesign Scripting: In a loop, find consecutive paragraphs with the same paragraph style

What I'm trying to do Find all instances of paragraphs with a certain paragraph style. Cut the paragraphs and create a text frame where each group of paragraphs was. Apply an object style to the new ...
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Are there standard questionnaires for comparing 2 different UIs?

For my research I am going to create a new UI for a system and test if that makes people able to use the system better, able to learn it more easily and more satisfied. I test the first two with some ...
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Large format export

I am tasked with retouching a variety of decorations to be used across small and large format print (up to 2000H x 3000mm W). What would be the best export, resolution and size settings to use? I am ...
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What does "determining a message" mean in context of design?

Graphic designers use a variety of design elements to achieve artistic or decorative effects in print or electronic mediums to help determine the message the design should convey. Doesn't a graphic ...
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Should a footnote number be placed after a plural's S?

Greetings I've been recently working on a small piece of documentation file using beginner-level LaTeX. The acknowledgement and the purity of the documentation was satisfactory by now. Unfortunately, ...
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create new shapes out of intersecting paths in Illustrator

I've used the pen tool to create a number of intersecting, irregular paths. I want to use the irregular shapes created by the intersection--to fill the space, for example, or to change the lines to ...
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Can you help me identify this curved font?

I am looking for help identifying the curved font above. Font identification sites have been no help.
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How do I wrap my drawings around a circle in CorelDraw?

There is a Q&A "How do I wrap my drawings around a circle in Illustrator?" and I'd like to do this in CorelDraw. Any thoughts would be helpful.
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Windows Inkscape drawing save vs macOS Inkscape drawing save

I've used for quite some time the Inkscape application on Windows. When I used to save one of my drawings, automatically it did not save the entire document page as an SVG including the white contours,...
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opacity&position of PDF´s element, created with inkscape, is faulty when converting PDF to a Word file

The opacity and position of my element in my PDF file, which I created with inkscape, disappears when I convert the PDF to a Word fileConverting a PDF, which is created with inkscape, into an Word ...
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FontForge: Lost access to `Metrics` → `Set Width…`

I was editing a bitmap font in FontForge (via a single default 12 pt bitmap strike). At some point, I lost the ability to change the widths of characters using Metrics → Set Width…, either in the ...
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How to define initial, medial, final, and isolated variants in Latin font in FontForge?

I'd like to make a (Latin, English) bitmap-stle cursive font in FontForge. I want to treat initial, final, medial, and isolated forms of some letters. I cannot figure out how to get this to work. (...
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Saving SVG as PDF causes disappearance of centralized graphics

When I save my SVG file as a pdf with Inkscape or other converting tools like cloud convert etc. the graphic in the center is disappearing or it will be deleted respectively. I tried different ways to ...
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Affinity Designer: Add emboss to only 2 sides of a square?

This is a follow-up to this question: Affinity Designer: Add emboss text to group with embossing? I was able to group the three squares and subtract the letters from the group: But now I want to add ...
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Photoshop: How to export all objects from a jpg image?

I have an image with several elements. I would like to export them all. The only way I found is to let the Object Selection tool automatically find all objects in my image, then one by one make a ...
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How do I find the ground plane of a floating object in 3 point perspective?

I am learning 3 point perspective shadows and am having some trouble with this particular case. See image below: I already understand how to cast shadows as you can see I have done with the bottom ...
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Create 3D object from 2 perpendicular cross sections in 3ds max

A few decades ago I used one simple but very productive modelling feature in 3D Studio 4 for MS DOS (before it became 3ds Max). Namely, by assigning two mutually perpendicular 2D shapes in e.g. xy and ...
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Affinity Designer: Add emboss text to group with embossing?

I apologize in advance for the awful title and for the long question. I just want to explain what I've done, since I'm new with Affinity Designer. I'm trying to use the "Subtract" tool to ...
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How to add shapes equidistantly along a curved path in Inkscape

I have a Bezier curve along which I would like to add shapes at a nominal number of equidistant points between its two nodes. So far, I have selected the two bounding nodes of the curve and added ...
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Can a bmp image be 16bit depth?

I'm trying to create a watchface for my wristband and the only form of image I'm supposed to play with is a bmp image, 16bit depth, 300 KB size or lower. It seems impossible to combine these 3, Please ...
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How to make a rust backround image photoshop

-I‘m trying to make a 1:1 rust/abstract backround image in Photoshop -i try it with so far with filter>render>clouds+different clouds+curves -the picture is a example template
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Resize a rotated path by its real corners

I have a path which I rotated 45 degrees. I want to make it longer without changing the width. Is there any way to do it other than scaling the original path and then rotating it 45 degrees?
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How do I create a cast shadow for this object?

I have recently begun learning how to cast shadows with isometric objects, but I feel like I am missing something in the case of the object below At first I simply believed that I could follow the ...
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How to merge an opened path and a closed path? [duplicate]

This is such a beginner question, but I want to ask how I can merge these two paths together and make them one object so I can fill color in. I've tried to use the shape builder, and it simply ...
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Does Affinity Designer have this "distort" tool?

I think the tool's called "Distort" in Fireworks, but I'm not certain. Basically, I could resize just one side of the image. For example, from this: to this: Does Affinity Designer have ...
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Create regular fill mesh within a closed area - Adobe Illustrator

This question might possibly not satisfy SE standards, but I would really need help and I am running out of time.. I need to create a regular mesh within a rectangle, sort of a texture, made of lines ...
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Blending and Adjustment layers

I want to make this hud element as close as possible: but with easily changeable text and numbers without having to redo the blur and stripes. I've made this (PSD link): but don't know how to make ...
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Can you create particle clouds in Inkscape?

I would like to essentially recreate the following figure in Inkscape, but I don't know how I might go about the "particle cloud". Is that something I can do in Inkscape?
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Inkscape: stack or abut objects

I'd like to stack multiple objects (e.g., circles touching one another in a vertical tower, or rectangles and circles alternating in a tower) but can't work out how to do it. Conceptually, the problem ...
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Photoshop Extremely slow with shapes

I have an issue with shapes in my photoshop and it persists across versions and installs. Basically whenever I create a new vector shape, it will take multiple seconds to create one. The waiting time ...
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Fonts similiar to those in the ECMA-357 2nd standard?

Are there fonts that match those used in the ECMA-357 2nd edition document? Follows my attempts to discover the font: I have searched for ECMA-357 in the TC39 GitHub and found no matching ...
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Can an A4-size PDF with 600dpi be printed as a poster?

Suppose I have a PDF document of 600 dpi and A4 size. Can it be printed as a 91.4cm x 121.9cm (36”x48”) poster without pixelation?
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