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Text Area not decreasing vertically

1. Describe the bug/issue you’re running into?
When I select the text option and create an area to write it down, I can’t adjust the text box height afterwards.

2. Are you able to consistently reproduce it? If so what are the steps?

  1. Select Text 2. Create Text box

3. Share a screenshot, recording, console log, link to the file, etc.

4. Is the issue only happening in desktop app or a specific browser , or both?
5. What OS/version and/or browser/version are you using?
Mac OS Big Sur Version 11.1

Hey @Cristina_Relvas, thanks for reporting. This is expected behavior and something our team will be looking into. Please see the FAQ topic here: Why can’t I resize my text layers vertically?

Thanks! :slight_smile: