Move Tool

Move existing objects on the canvas, or toggle on Smart Move to make static objects editable.

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Move Annotations on the Canvas

Move and edit annotations already added to the Canvas in Snagit Editor.

  1. Click the Move tool in the Snagit Editor toolbar.
    Move tool
    Note: If the tool is not visible in the toolbar, click the More dropdown. To customize your toolbar, see Customize the Snagit Toolbar.
  2. Click to select an annotation.
  3. Complete any of following to edit the annotation:
    • Move Object: Click and drag to move an object to the desired location.
    • Delete Object: Right-click and select Delete.
    • Edit Text: Double-click a text box to edit the text.

Edit Static Text and Elements with Smart Move

Enable Smart Move to select and edit static elements in an image.

  1. Click the Move tool in the Snagit Editor toolbar.
    Move tool
    Note: If the tool is not visible in the toolbar, click the More dropdown. To customize your toolbar, see Customize Snagit.
  2. In the Tool Properties, enable Smart Move.
    Smart Move option enabled
  3. For moveable objects, selection handles appear when you hover your cursor over an object. Click an object to edit.
    Tip: To identify additional objects, drag the Detail slider to increase the detail level.
  4. To edit objects and text:
    • Move Object: Click and drag to move an object to the desired location.
    • Delete Object: Right-click and select Delete.
    • Edit Text: Double-click a text box to edit the text.