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I just switched from v8 2004 to v8i and I am having problems with unwanted vertices.  Whether I'm drawing a line or arc or measuring, I often get an unwanted vertex between my first and second snap points.  After I make the first snap and move the mouse toward the second snap point, I will get an intermediate point as if I had clicked the mouse.  My coworkers have had the same problem to varying degrees.  Is this a feature or a bug?

RE: v8i

it sounds like you are talking about the divisor. i am familiar with that setting but it seems that it would be an issue if i were trying to snap...the problem i'm having is while i'm moving the mouse.  I'll successfully snap to a point, then as i'm moving the mouse to the next point, without clicking the left button, the wheel or a two button chord, another vertex will be added at a random point (nothing to snap to).  its as if my line is getting "snagged" as I move the mouse.

RE: v8i

Are you doing a left click and drag when editing or left click then left click?

You may want to change the setting
Workspace>Preferences>Input>Click Sensitivity from "Normal" to "Slow".

Bob Mecham

RE: v8i

assuming accusnap is on, left click and release to start the line, then move the mouse to the next point and left click again.  between those separate left clicks, i often get an unwanted vertex...maybe 20% of the time...never had this happen in previous versions. i will try changing the sensitivity.

RE: v8i

Let me know if it seems to help.  I have no other ideas besides maybe trying a different mouse.

Bob Mecham

RE: v8i

I believe the click sensitivity setting worked, i haven't had the problem for the past two days


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