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Wix Designer Tip: What to do when you can't select Wix Elements in Mobile Editor

Sometimes in the Mobile Wix Editor certain objects won't let you select them no matter how how you try – you double or triple click on the object and nothing happens, or when you try to control click (or right click on PC) to get the option to select it as an Overlapped Item but it doesn't show up in the list. See the video below to see what I mean. There's an easy way to select an object that is seemingly unselectable – just use Command-M on Mac (or Control-M on PC) to tab/pan through the page elements one-by-one until it selects the element desired:


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