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No it is not possible. Adobe applications do not honor any menu configurations for the font menus. Adobe seems to think they know exactly how it should always be sorted and doesn't allow for modification.


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This most likely not a real artifact, but just the program. Make sure pixel preview isn't on, also make sure that your shapes aren't aligned to pixel grid in the transform panel. Additionally, if you're using the new updated Illustrator, you can toggle back to CPU Preview, from the new GPU preview in the View menu. Again, these are just hairlines and won't ...


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Here is your problem, before you export you need to create each item on it's own layer - that way you tell Illustrator to create multiple layers, then PSD will pick those up. Hope this helps. P.S:Everything else to do is correct.


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I've seen others use Fire Alpaca, a software that mimics Photoshop in many ways. Its user friendly, and similar to Photoshop in tools and menus. A student of mine found it and used it for a graphic novel spread. It handles both high res pixel-based images and low-res output. http://firealpaca.com/en


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In illustrator CC 2015 you can also click the box with the little + in it and click on another path to thread text from path to path.


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The problem appears to be with those fonts, at least that's what it looks like to me. You can see how poorly made the font is and that some of its characters are incomplete.


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To expand a little on what Ryan said, there is a faster way to edit your Artboards. Simply click on the Artboard Tool and resize them to fit. The even faster way is to automatically size your Artboard to fit your artwork. I have this image of a tree that extends beyond my Artboard Go to Object > Artboards > Fit to Artwork Bounds And there ...


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That's the Artboard and you don't remove it. You can make it larger or smaller by going to File > Document Setup and then click on Edit Artboards: Your artwork must be contained in the Artboard. I'd suggest you read the link above from Adobe to get a better understanding of this concept.


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It is always better to Export figures from Mathematica as PDF for the purposes of importing them into such programs as Illustrator, CorelDRAW or Inkscape. From my experience the PDF format is the most supported vector format in Mathematica. P.S.: Related questions: "Embedding pdf in illustrator", "Placed image doesn't show when saving as PDF".


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In Ubuntu, load into Okular, then print to pdf. Then when viewed in Document Viewer there are no white lines.


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You should try exporting to SVG instead: here is how.


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CS5 and CS6 both should work completely fine on your laptop, doesn't matter if you want to use Ps, Ai, or ID. Check this link, Intel HD 4000 is on the Adobe approved list. https://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/kb/photoshop-cs6-gpu-faq.html


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With CC 2015, you have two preview options. Under View, you will see GPU Preview or Preview on CPU. To see a crisp high-res version, use the GPU Preview and not the Preview on CPU This makes your vectors appear crisp on screen and not pixelated. ;)


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Photoshop .pat files are not directly transferable to Illustrator. To move a pattern from Photoshop to Illustrator you would treat it like any artwork you want to convert to vector..... Create a new Photoshop document, apply the pattern to it, save as a .psd. Open the .psd in Illustrator and use image Trace to convert the pattern to vector. And then create ...


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I'm not sure if this is what's happening here but I seem to remember some copyright protection built into Illustrator. The image may get locked if your downloaded image hasn't been appropriately licensed.


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Here is an attempt to reproduce your picture with Inkscape, which uses a different rendering and PNG-conversion engine, as far as I know: I would guess that you would consider this to exhibit the same problem as your example pictures. If I am correct, this indicates that your problem is probably not related to you using the wrong options but rather to ...


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To make your export image a specific dimension make a new artboard for that size and duplicate your art to it. Then, when you export your image just make sure 'Use Artboards' is checked at the bottom of the window and then have your settings like the image below. Then you will need to go into Photoshop and size it down from 5417 x 8333 to 1300 x 2000. ...


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This happens because circle or ellipse contains varied angles of paths to complete its shape unlike the square which contains only flat horizontal and vertical paths to complete its shape. The solution I have come with is to Align the Stroke, go to the Stroke Panel or hit Ctrl+F10 make sure your shapes are selected containing the strokes then go to Align ...


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Have you tried creating this with Illustrator set to align paths to pixels? (Assuming CS2 allows this, of course.) Rather than rehash it here, this page does a great job of explaining how to do this: http://medialoot.com/blog/3-valuable-pixel-perfect-illustrator-techniques/


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Color is a pretty involved subject. Simply put pasting numbers out like in this question makes no sense. Its commonly done but makes just about as much sense as saying that the "distance to that chair is four", without specifying what unit your talking about its meaningless as information transfer across systems. Simply put your systems need to be ...


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I've been using Affinity Photo beta (instead of Photoshop) for a while now and it's a great alternative! AP even uses most of the same keyboard shortcuts as PS, and the UI is beautiful.


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The catch is that 0074aa isn't any specific color. Look at 1000 screens and you're going to see 1000 different colors. As such, trust your eyes. If the branding team for your client never got around to picking an official print color, grab a pantone CMYK swatch book, hold it up to a few monitors and pick the color that you feel is the best match. This is ...


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It's easier to get a best match from CMYK to HEX than the opposite, and make sure your client understand there will never be an exact match but only a close one. The suggested CMYK equivalent is a bit "rough" and not always precise. It will suggest you an equivalent by comparing the 2 color gamut mathematically but it's never precise. It's better to find a ...


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"This seems to behave this way with text only! I'm sure if I changed the text to paths and did the alignment, I'd get the result I'm after, but must I do this? Is there no easier way?" No, there is no easier way. Illustrator is rubbish at anything mildly sensible.


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Here is a surprisingly simple trick I recently learned. Open the AI file with Photoshop (Right click, Open with Adobe Photoshop…) In the dialog box select the Images button and all the images in your document appear. Select the images you want to open and they will each open in a separate document at the embedded resolution.


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you are not missing anything.. And even Adobe Illustrator is doing it's job very well.. Look at the below image Text is shown as selected and as you can see it is perfectly aligned in the centre! The problem is all type faces have different line-heights so what Illustrator does is.. it aligns based on text's line height Path (Outlined) as you can see ...


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You can't use swatches.. but you can use the operating system color picker.. just click the little color box ....


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If you use the Links Panel and embed the image, it will be expanded and treated as if you copy/pasted the file rather than placed it. This would allow you to recolor each iteration. This will also make the art part of the actual file, so the file size savings via the linking will be gone. You can't recolor a linked file directly (other than perhaps ...


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The fastest way is to make use of the awesome export features of Sketch. Way 1: -Select the group in Illustrator -Paste in Sketch (repeat with all the groups you want to export) -Select the groups in Sketch, and click "make exportable" -Export at the resolution you want. Way 2: -Select the group in Illustrator -Paste in Sketch (repeat with all the groups ...


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You can achieve the effect you desire using the 'pucker & bloat' dialog in 'Effect>Distort & Transform'. The only caveat is that is it will only work up to 3% bloat before the effect starts to turn your hexagon into a flower. 1. Start with your hexagon 2.Apply 3% Bloat 3. By 5% you will see inward facing nodes start to form at your vertices. and ...


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It's ok to send the .ai file if that's in your contract and some clients want to keep an archive or to modify the files themselves. But they usually pay for this too. In this case, you can see your editable as a template. Not sending the .ai doesn't protect you anyway, most vector files can be opened by any designer if they really want to; they won't have ...


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It looks like you want a hexagon that has symmetric handles at each node. I don't think there's any standard tool to do this, so use something like Effect > Pucker & Bloat with a value around 100%. Expanding this shape and adding points with Object > Path > Add Anchor Points gives you a shape with 12 nodes that has a nice amount of curvature in ...


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You say providing the source files is in the contract. Well, that can be very broad. Is the client a designer? Was your project for a finished product? Like a press-ready pdf file, and the source files are just an additional bonus? You just send the source files. Period. Was your contract making a template to specifically be provided as it? You probably ...


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Thanks to @JohnManly and @Joonas for the answer to the question. Using Application Frame under the Window menu was exactly what I was looking for. Never would have guessed that in a million years so thank you @JohnManly for sorting through my confusing description.


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I have a client from hell, she wants my original .ai files and that is fine, however she downloaded Ai CC and is now complaining that "things don't show up right"... Can you get her to define "what doesn't show up right?" I would suggest you ask her for screenshots. this is a map and has about 70 layers and is very complex. I outlined the ...


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After you draw your hexagon, use the Direct Selection Tool (white arrow) to select the entire object. You should now see these little dots in each corner: Then all you need to do is go up to your menu bar and adjust the corner radii: You can get any radius you want and it can be adjusted smaller or larger at any time in the future. Edit - I just ...


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See ya If you've been paid for the scope of work completed, walk away. If you haven't, you might want want to walk away anyway. You're not likely to get to the bottom of the file issue without investing a lot of time. She doesn't know how to use Illustrator -- she just downloaded it! It sounds to me like you're not likely to get paid for the time it will ...


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You should ask hew what version of Ai she is using and export the file according to what they said. Now furthermore you can add a Pdf that saves illustrator editing abilities and send them that as well, I find that it opens best no matter the Illustrator version.


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Let me know of this is not what you're talking about Place your image. Make the shape that will be the clipping mask over the image you want to be clipped. I added a gradient to the circle and made the black end 0% opacity. Select both objects. Go to transparency options and select "create mask" and clip. Your options might be different depending on ...


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After playing with this some more here are my conclusions, should someone else come along looking at the same problem. The success I had exporting the entire image is due to the anti-aliasing option in the export dialog - not the Rasterization effect applied to the object. In other words, the implication that the Slice export function ignored the effect is ...


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Once you have the shape selected you can go to (Effect > Stylize > Round Corners). You can then select the 'preview' button to get live changes.


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I'm using the latest version of Illustrator, so if this doesn't help then it maybe because of that, however when I create this shape and select the direct selection tool, you should see small selectable points within the shape that allow you to click and drag to make the corners rounded. If you don't see these, at the top of the screen is a small link called ...


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Additionally: You can import your .psd with layers in Illustrator in the new version of Illustrator. It should make the text in vector if you select "convert layers to objects." This is really only a "lifesaver." Photoshop is made to be used for images not vectors, but it has some basic vector tools as clearly mentioned in all the other answers and ...


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Open your .PSD with the layers in Illustrator. Then choose "convert layers to object." Not sure if it works with that version of Illustrator, and maybe you'll need to merge other layers together that can be rasterized... but it's worth trying. It works with the new Illustrator version though. It might not work for the objects or maybe you'll need to ...


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I noticed that some designers urchase templates online and simply modify them! Or they use the .psd templates that come with some Wordpress themes. For some designers it's also easier to modify the hue/saturation of some elements and test their color scheme with Photoshop. They might also prefer to work with only one software for this and not having to ...


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Instead of cutting one circle, just create two circles on top of each other and use one to place text across the top and the other circle to place the text across the bottom. You can then adjust how far you want the text to wrap around


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Victor, before you save it as SVG you should try turning your text to outlines: Type > Create Outlines


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1) When you "save for web" your PNG, you can uncheck the box "clip to artboard." It should only save the design, not the artboard. 2) One option is to add a rectangle with no border and no color, and make it a bit bigger than your artboard or at the same size. You can put it on a different layer, and lock it so it doesn't get in the way. Or simply lock it ...


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The reason why many designers use Photoshop is because they feel comfortable using it. You should use whatever gets the job done faster (I prefer to do my mock ups in InDesign). For many of us, mock ups are important because it allows us to experiment in a familiar environment. It's easier and faster to write the code once we know what is the end goal. ...


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How to unlock gradient tool in adobe illustrator? here it is : Press X in your keyboard if your gradient tool is showing blocked sign.



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