I'm encountering an issue when I add a basic object like a circle or cylinder to my scene, I can't seem to find the option to display the vertices. This is hindering my ability to edit and work with the object effectively.

I've attached a screenshot of the problem for reference: enter image description here

I've tried searching through various settings and preferences, but I haven't been able to figure out how to make the vertices visible. Could someone assist me on how to enable vertex display.

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    $\begingroup$ hello, this is a curve object, not a mesh object, maybe what you want is a Mesh > Circle instead? $\endgroup$
    – moonboots
    Oct 26, 2023 at 11:24
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It seems that you want to create a mesh object, but what you show is a curve object, not a mesh object, to create a mesh object like for example a circle: ShiftA > Mesh > Circle:

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