[Solved] Can't move/scale a placed SVG object

When I place a simple SVG logo I can’t move/scale it…

Instead it moves/scales only the boundary rectangle.

After placing:

After scaling:

Version 4.7.2 on macOS 12.3.1

Hi there @davorin,

It appears that you’re in Isolate Active Layer mode within your masked objects - this is suggested by the diagonal lines across the artboard. To exit this mode, simply double click anywhere else on the canvas and you should then be able to successfully move/scale your object.

Hope this helps!


Yepp…that was it…thanks :slight_smile: