SSIS moving objects on canvas craziness

Standard

Ever had problems in SSIS when moving objects about where the object you’re using will zoom off the designer and almost into a parallel universe? I’m sure we’ve all been there and the only solution I’ve seen was to hold down Ctrl whilst using the arrow keys to put your objects where you want. Well there’s a better way..

Step 1: Click the ‘Fit view to window’ button:

SSISZoom

Step 2: Move your objects to the shape you want, if you have one outlier that is causing the problem, round it up and bring it back closer to the other objects:

SSISZoom2

Step 3: Select ALL of the objects on the canvas and press Ctrl + X or right-click and select ‘Cut’

Step 4: Press Ctrl+V or right-click and select ‘Paste’ to paste all of your object back onto the canvas, but this time back to where they belong.

SSISZoom3

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s