💡 Tip: Change shape stacking order quickly with [ or ]

While selecting a shape, use the shortcut keys:

  • [ to send backward
  • ] to bring forward

This will position the shape behind or on top of another shape in the diagram.

Cacoo stacking shortcut keys

To move a shape quickly in front or behind multiple elements:

  • Bring to front: Alt + ] (Win) or Option + ] (Mac)
  • Send to back: Alt + [ (Win) or Option + [ (Mac)

Non-shortcut way to change stacking order

For the non-shortcut method, select the element, then choose from the Stack order options in the floating editor:

Demo:
Cacoo Stacking Shapes

For more shortcut keys

In the in-app diagram editor, you can find the Shortcuts guide on the bottom right:

Clicking on it will bring up a popup guide on various shortcut keys in Cacoo.