Tag Info

Hot answers tagged

2

You’ve come across the Live Rectangle bug which is limited to the MAC versions starting with 10.7 and 10.8, but not 10.9 (Mavericks), see this thread (official Adobe Illustrator Forum): probleme with the handles on new version of AI CC 2014 Since we’ve already experienced some serious problems with the Live Rectangle (snap to grid bug) I’ve decided to write ...


2

I contacted Adobe about this issue because I was having the same problem. They said that in order to use the latest version of CC you need to upgrade your OS (operating system) to 10.9. I am on 10.8.5 which is as high as the OS X Mountain Lion goes. This means that you need to upgrade to the OS X Mavericks, which is currently on 10.9.5. I have been ...


2

Starting from a bunch of lines, you can combine them with Ctrl+K (refer to Path menu): Then you have to put the second path in the desired position: Now, you can cut the path with Ctrl+Alt+/: Here come the boring part: each line is cutted in two or more segments. You have to select them one by one (I have colored the stroke while selecting, just to ...


1

You do this with Clipping Masks. What you basically want to do is draw a path outlining where you want the person to appear, place the picture below your new object, then create the clipping mask. I'll outline this in more detail below. Starting out with some random lady I found and a diamond shape with a square below that. To begin the creation of ...


1

You do not need the bounding box. It is possible to work 100% of the time and never use the bounding box on any object. In fact, the only reason the bounding box was ever added to Adobe Illustrator is to make CoreldDraw users feel more comfortable (no joke, that's the truth). Seriously, there's only one thing the bounding box does which can not easily be ...


1

I found the answer by checking all my layers. My layers are very organised, in groups etc. Within one of my CLOSED LAYER GROUPS, ABOVE THE SHAPE LAYER I was working on, was a hue and saturation layer. This was affecting the colour I was trying to specify. So simple, yet so frustrating. And there I was thinking my new Photoshop CS6 was somehow corrupt and ...



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible