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  1. #1
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    Default Shadow Tool trick

    I probably knew this years ago but I accidentally stumbled upon it again today.

    With an object selected, and the Shadow Tool selected, press the numbers on your keyboard to toggle though the shadow types, 1= None, 2= Wall, 3=Floor and 4=Glow.
    Gary W. Priester
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  2. #2
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    Default Re: Shadow Tool trick

    Thanks Gary, I now know it too, very handy.
    :-)
    JoŽlle

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    Info Re: Shadow Tool trick

    Xara HotKeys config file ASCII KeyPress MenuPress (Alt) Function Type Description
    HotKey 0x31 1 Key_ShadowTool_SetType_None Shadow Key Command Set No shadow
    HotKey 0x32 2 Key_ShadowTool_SetType_Wall Shadow Key Command Set Wall shadow
    HotKey 0x33 3 Key_ShadowTool_SetType_Floor Shadow Key Command Set Floor shadow
    HotKey 0x34 4 Key_ShadowTool_SetType_Glow Shadow Key Command Glow shadow

    Acorn
    Acorn - My currently active Xara software: XDPX (current, v15, v12 & 11 (64-bit)), unserviced XWD Premium 15 & 12, XPGD10, X3D7; lots of licences back through time (to CC's Artworks). If your Post identifies a Xara software fault, please raise it directly with Magix --> support2.magix.com.

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    Default Re: Shadow Tool trick

    The long version.
    Gary W. Priester
    Mr. Moderator Emeritus Dude
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    gwpriester.com | Custom-Stereograms.com | eyeTricks on Facebook






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    Default Re: Shadow Tool trick

    Quote Originally Posted by gwpriester View Post
    The long version.
    Yup, I have 690 of these. I shall publish in a day or two as it uncovers a lot under the hood, good and bad.

    Acorn
    Acorn - My currently active Xara software: XDPX (current, v15, v12 & 11 (64-bit)), unserviced XWD Premium 15 & 12, XPGD10, X3D7; lots of licences back through time (to CC's Artworks). If your Post identifies a Xara software fault, please raise it directly with Magix --> support2.magix.com.

 

 

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