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Some Overlay sections do not respect Overlay On/Off toggle
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System Information
Operating system: Windows-10-10.0.17134 64 Bits
Graphics card: GeForce GTX 650/PCIe/SSE2 NVIDIA Corporation 4.5.0 NVIDIA 388.13

Blender Version
Broken: version: 2.80 (sub 48), branch: master, commit date: 2019-03-15 00:41, hash: rB388ff003e28b
Worked: (optional)

Short description of error
The following Overlay option sections disable/enable when the "Display Overlays" [overlay.show_overlays] is toggled, but the selected options remain visible when Display Overlays is disabled:
Mesh Edit Mode
[Freestyle untested]

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Cube in edit mode, turn on overlay option from one or more of these sections. Toggle display overlay off, and see the selected overlay remain on screen.

Event Timeline

This is a known issue with edit mode.

@Clément Foucault (fclem) @Brecht Van Lommel (brecht) I thought the conclusion was that we should allow for completely hiding edit mode overlays when Overlays are turned off?

This was needed anyway for the workflows where users might have a different viewport set to Rendered, where they can see the edit mode results without edit mode overlays.

William Reynish (billreynish) triaged this task as Confirmed, Medium priority.Mar 20 2019, 2:50 PM