How do I bring an object one step forward in Adobe Illustrator?
I want to bring the circle forward only one step, so it ends up between the green shapes. Please refer to the image if it's unclear what I want to achieve.
- Choose object
- Hit alt shift cmd + R (At least on a mac).
And ctrl + ] or [ on Windows
Depending on your system, use these steps however many times you need to reach your desired effect.
I have CS5 for Mac and it is Command+] to
bring forward (Command+[ to
You can find the menu item under
Object > Arrange.
Alternatively, give each element a meaningful name in the
Layers palette, select the layer and drag it to the desired position.