Inkscape - Move Object

Inkscape Layout


Geometry - Translation (Addition) in Inkscape


Transform Dialog

  • Move tab of the Transform dialog (Object → Transform… (Shift+Ctrl+M)).


  • With a bounding box, dragging on a non-transparent part will move the whole.
  • Holding the Ctrl key down constrain the direction of the drag to vertical or horizontal.


When the object(s) is selected:

  • Arrow make 2px movements
  • Shift + Arrow move the object 20 pixels at a time
  • Alt + Arrow move by 1 pixel at the current zoom (i.e. by 1 screen pixel)

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