let me interact with the artboard while having appearance-effect dialogues open
As soon as a dialogue from the effects panel is open (e.g. 3D extrude & bevel or drop shadow, etc. ...) I cannot interact with my artwork anymore as the dialogue box hogs the focus. This is really annoying as you often want to adjust the size or position of your object when editing the effects to better see if everything meshes well together
What should Ai do with the dialog open if you accidentally deselect the object? Or add something into selection? Please elaborate on your vision of this.
Apparently I cannot edit my idea, so here's what I actually wanted to post along-side the text: