Moving objects

You can move objects to another position on the page. You can also flick objects.


You’re unable to move an object if it’s locked in place (see Locking objects).


You can manipulate multiple objects by selecting them, and then creating a group (see Grouping objects).

ClosedTo move an object or objects

  1. Select the object or objects.

  2. Drag the object or objects to a new position on the page.


    You can move an object in small increments by pressing the arrow keys on your keyboard.

ClosedTo move an Adobe® Flash® Player compatible file

  1. Press the colored bar at the top of the Adobe Flash Player compatible file.

  2. Drag the file to its new position.

ClosedTo flick an object

  1. Select the object.

  2. Quickly flick your finger in any direction.

    Flick gesture