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stopsatgreen 2009-03-12 07:51 AM

Shared Layers / Dynamic Objects
 
Is there any way to have dynamic objects; that is, to clone an object so that any changes I make to the original updates all the clones too? I know that Shared Layers has this functionality, but it means that the position of any objects in the layer is also updated, so I can only use the object in the same place across canvases; I want to be able to do this but to have the object in different positions.

priceless 2009-03-13 11:21 AM

+1 Vote for me -- this would be very useful functionality.

Sophie 2009-03-14 03:39 PM

+1 would be very useful to me too

Sophie 2009-03-24 05:33 AM

Is there a way to do an "overlay" where objects in the upper layer can depend on objects in a lower shared layer (but not the other way around, of course) e.g. an object on an upper layer is attached to a magnet on a lower-layer object?

If you change the shared layer object (e.g. make it bigger), then the upper layer object is affected (e.g. it moves), but not vice versa.


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