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Slightly Moving Objects When I Use Ctrl + W

When I am duplicating an object in my scene using Ctrl + W it will slightly move the duplicated version on the X axis seems to be every time, It's not that bad unless you are doing it a lot then it is extremely time-consuming and painful (like when I'm having to place literally millions of cylinders). Is there a way to fix this or is it just a bug?

Product Version: UE 4.14
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asked Jan 13 '17 at 01:58 AM in Using UE4

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avatar image FyrxStudio Oct 20 '17 at 11:05 AM

Bump, this is a very frustrating time waster when your talking about duplicating thousands of items

avatar image Eric Navarra Mar 15 '19 at 06:13 PM

I have the same problem, it seems to be a bug. The amount it moves depends on the "Position Grid Snap value" When I disable it, it doesn't move. I have this bug in UE4 version 4.21.2

when i started working on my Projekt there was no moving when copying. It also appears in new projects.

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Try "Alt + drag".

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answered Jan 13 '17 at 06:35 AM

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avatar image FyrxStudio Jan 13 '17 at 04:39 PM

That just moves the object for me, and Shift + Drag moves the object and takes the camera with it, and ctrl + drag just moves it again...

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