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I've created a shape in Photoshop with the Rounded Rectangle tool. Now I want to reposition it. When I use the Path Selection tool to move it, Photoshop doesn't seem to pick up the shape. When I let go of the mouse button, the shape moves to wherever I've moved the mouse. I'm used to there being an outline as I drag, so I can position the shape in its final place but this outline isn't showing up.

Is there some setting like "Show outline when dragging" that I've changed by mistake?

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It turned out that the problem wasn't with a setting, but something to do with the OS itself. I logged out and in again and my outlines were back.

Just in case anyone else has this problem, I'm running Mac OS 10.6.3 on a Macbook Pro.

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