Text Under Icons
The default in Affinity Designer is NO text under the icons. You can easily change that by going to View\Customize Toolbar, then select Show  Icon and Text on the Customize screen.
Did You Know?
Affinity Designer and Affinity Photo can open and edit each other’s  .afdesign and .afphoto files?   Try it!
Clip to Canvas
You can hide or make visible objects on the pasteboard around your canvas by pressing the backslash key!
ThIs is a collection of various hints and tips for Affinity Designer that many of us have found helpful, especially if you’re a new user.  They are based on questions asked on the PIRC Forum.
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