Take the 2-minute tour ×
Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Can I create a document in Illustrator without attaching to the notion of paper with finite size?

Can you DELETE the ARTBOARD?

I reduced the artboard to some small size and remainder drawings persist. Can I delete the artboard at all?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

You have to have some sort of an artboard.

Illustrator places artboards on a canvas space, which is sized at 16383 x 16383pt. You could create a new document with those dimensions.

Or, you can go to View > Hide Artboards (Shift+Ctrl+H) to just ignore whatever artboard you have defined.

Either way, be careful when exporting!

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.