It shows the location of the object down on the bottom bar, but the layer in the object manager does not open to show it there. It now does this with all files. I opened a couple files in X6 and the layers expand correctly there. I know that it always worked like this before in X3 as that is my preferred version to work in. I don't know what changed.
Press Object Manager Options and select item
left from "New Layer", there small rectangle with arrow. Between "Layer:" and "New Layer"