Snap to guides only works on second corner ???

Discussion in 'Photoshop Tutorials' started by john, Mar 27, 2006.

  1. john

    john Guest

    I often use guides to position a boarder round a picture. This is
    spaced away from the actual picture on a usually white background

    Once the guides are set I draw a rectangular marquee from opposite
    corners and then stroke that.

    I have to very carefully position the marquee over the first corner,
    the snap to function does not work on this first corner. However the
    marquee will snap to the second corner when the cursor gets near to
    that one..

    Is this normal behavior or am I missing something..

    John
     
    john, Mar 27, 2006
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    Bill Hilton Guest

    writes ...
    I just tried it with guides at 40 and 60% and it snaps equally well to
    either corner, fwiw ...
     
    Bill Hilton, Mar 27, 2006
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  3. john

    edjh Guest

    You should be aware that while Guides can be anywhere, Marquee
    selections are constrained to pixel increments. Perhaps that's the problem.
     
    edjh, Mar 28, 2006
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  4. john

    john Guest

    I still cannot get it to do that. I guess it is back to the manual.

    Thanks
     
    john, Mar 29, 2006
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