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Table of Contents paragraph styles InDesign CS6

I am creating a table of contents and using the page number paragraph styling to create the contents page with their corresponding page numbers. I have noticed that people create seperate paragraph ...
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.ttf file in program says it's not a true type font

Having some issues using a font in a program. FontPackage: https://www.keshikan.net/fonts-e.html error: is this because of the opentype layout shown here ?
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Indesign: Possible to make a fillable text-field that is automatically also shown in another place on the document (like cross-reference)?

Is it possible to make a fillable text-field that is automatically also shown in another place on a PDF document (like cross-reference)? ENTER PROJECT CODE (FILLABLE TEXT FIELD): CODE5491 ...
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Designing windmill blades in solidworks

I am trying to design the windmill blades (the green part) in Solidworks but am having trouble since the radius of curvature for the blades varies at different points. I tried bending it as a sheet ...
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How to add bleed in an image in inDesign which has important details around the edge that should not be cropped?

I have a page in inDesign document that i want to be fully covered by an image. I have added bleed (3mm, the page is A5 size) due to printing but if i just extend the image to the bleeding area some ...
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Symbols that suggest directionality

I'm not quite sure if this is the right place for the question, so if not I'll happily take it down. This could fall under linguistics or semiotics. But in many hard sciences, we basically overload ...
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How to make the network graph more balanced?

I want to illustrate the network graph of a person. The idea is that the network consists of 3 types of people, therefore there are 3 kinds of color and face. The persona is one of the types, so its ...
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Looking for tips on 'ca' letter combination

I'm wondering if anyone has any tips to help make this 'ca' letter combination look better. Thanks.
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Where is “Distribute Horizontal Space” in Inkscape 1.0+?

Apologies all - I was looking for a way to (easily) enter a distance between objects textually (like Align, but with specified distance like 1 cm); I had apparently found a post about something like ...
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How do you avoid excel line graph lines being outlined on export

I used to be able to cut and paste excel line charts into illustrator and to apply stroke formatting to the lines there. These days - on line charts with lots of data points this results in an ...
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help me Identify this font used in older LEGO Technic sets

Already tried Font Squirel, Fontspring Matcherator and WhatTheFont! Didn't get a good match. context: Its the red font used to indicate 'length.' It's probably really old since these boxes were ...
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Is my print job achievable?

I have turned to this forum to see if someone could hopefully point me in the right direction. I have had a graphic designer create a double-sided label my business requires. Almost think of it like a ...
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Radial gradient for large block of type [duplicate]

I'm using Illustrator and doing a typography course. In order to create a bit more visual weight, I'm trying to mimic the idea of sound resonance through color. In this image I simply use the blend ...
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how to create a dotted line at a specific location in photoshop

I created this: As you can see there is a fine line in this picture that is slightly darker than the rest (this will indicate the folding line in the end). I created it by making a rectangle with the ...
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Is this normal, or is my XP-Pen tablet broken?

So whenever I do fast strokes to try to do smooth lines my tablet does this wierd jagged lines. I was using Gimp to test out my XP-Pen Deco v2 and it gives me these lines. Are these things normal? I ...
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How to create these abstract lines? [duplicate]

I sometimes need abstract dynamic lines in some works. The image attached is a good example of what i'm trying to re-create. Any suggestion or good starting point / tutorial on how to create these ...
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Make an image transparent with the alpha channel already made

This is the image: This is the alpha channel: How can you make the image transparent.(no black) Like this one:
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Abstract shapes with irregular blur

I would like to create different shapes with a similar blur effect, like a moving(?) I have Adobe CC and would like to save them as pngs. Any ideas?
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How to em/deboss logo in a front view? (in something metalic)

I am creating a golden medal (and later silver and bronze) and I want to deboss and emboss the logo into the medal. I have already tried a view things, like having multiple fills, transform them to ...
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How to apply this film grain effect?

How do I achieve the film grain effect used in this image in Photoshop? I can never get it quite right.
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Use stacking order when distributing objects in Illustrator

I have sequences of images that I group-select in Windows Explorer and drag or paste into Illustrator. The order of these images are important, and I want to distribute them across the artboard while ...
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3d max 2019,2020 how do i fake a person flipping [closed]

I have seen in movies sometimes they use 3d model to do some cool stunts such as simple backflip or frontflip how do I do something like this. i cannot perform any flips at all so how do i create ...
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How to warp text with font effects

I am working on a logo and want to use a text effect like this one. I add the appearance effects to get the offset outlines but when I warp the text, all of the outlines still go the same way. While ...
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How do I find multiple variation of same color which are visually contrasting

I am developing some kind of heatmap for a stock market-related project which has ~80 large to small boxes on the screen to denote a stock and it's change I use a red background on box to denote loss, ...
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What animation tool is best for teachers for 2D animations?

I am an online teacher who often have to explain the concepts which are best understood with 2D animations like these : https://youtu.be/u1DYs2I-_lU?t=134 I learnt AfterEffects because that was the ...
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Why are Serif endings still needed at all?

Serif endings are a curious thing of the past that, to me, they don´t seem to have any real purpose today, except remind the forms of the past. We have to admit that Serif fonts are more legible, but ...
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transform greyscale line into a vector gradient with minimal “svg-instructions”

I am trying to create a Moiré effect. I have an svg containing straight, black horizontal lines. My second pattern consists of a black and white photograph, overlaid with straight, white horizontal ...
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How to emulate this aesthetic using Photoshop or Gimp

I would like to replicate the style used in these images. I can tell it's not just good photography, but the images are also edited. What I wanna do is take an image that has a white background, ...
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How do I get such a stereogram?

The picture above is from this paper. https://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:1291291/FULLTEXT01.pdf I think this picture is better than what I have painted before, because it feels more specific. ...
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Using tabs with multiple lines of text in two columns (InDesign)

I'm hoping someone can help with a tabs issue I'm facing in InDesign. I attached a screenshot below. For a resume design, I currently have the left and right information in separate text boxes. ...
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Gimp: How to despeckle old scanned document

The sample image below was overly dotted with block spots. How are the spots removed (or at least reduced) using Gimp, please? I have tried the Despeckle filter but it seems to have no effect on the ...
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Requesting feedback on Version 2 of beeJACK company logo

Taking into consideration feedback from initial question I am uploading version 2. outlined the bee's body in black and changed the stripes to yellow to help with the visual of a bee. I also used ...
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How does the concept of “fresh pair of eyes” work in graphic design? Can it be expedited somehow?

In almost all my design/illustration making process, when I start it and complete the first draft and review it later, maybe after few hours, there's room for improvement. I can even find silly ...
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What filter used in this image [closed]

please help me ...what filter or effect used in this image
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No Outline while Dragging Object

I just started getting into adobe illustrator again and upon install, I noticed that, while dragging/transforming objects, I don't seem to get the preview outline that looks similar to this. Is there ...
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Hyperlinks as part of text

I look for some general typographic rules (or at least advices) for hyperlinks placed as part of text that can be in both electronic and printed version. Specifically I want to solve these issues: If ...
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Which tool for UX design should I choose? [closed]

I am a novice designer that's why I would like to ask you which UX design tools you use in your daily work? I know some basics of Figma and I am quite fluent in Adobe XD but I've heard that many UX ...
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Prevent Figma auto-nesting

In Figma, when you drop an object on a frame, it automatically auto-nests. How do I prevent this? According to Figma on Twitter I have to hold the space bar. But after trying lots of times this doesn'...
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How do I get a smooth fade into black in Photoshop?

Observe: As you can see, the edges of the images are clearly visible.
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Why word in my documents overlap

In the editing mode they didn't overlap, but when i try to download them or try the preview mode this happens.
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How to scale a 1080 x 35944 jpg and convert into many A4 pages pdf?

portrait same resolution this didn't work(it didn't scale) magick convert 2021-5-10_18-57-7.JPEG -background white -page a4 myoutput.pdf
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Indesign is messing up my text on pdf export. Any ideas on how to rectify? [closed]

When I export my document the text on the exported PDF is changed. It's as if there has been a 'stroke' of the same colour placed around it, so the text looks thick and fuzzy. It's really changing the ...
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In GIMP, how can I identify and match the saturation of an image

I have various album covers which are low resolution, but the colours come out really pretty. I have higher resolution images of the same covers, but the colours are very different, much duller and ...
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How to apply chroma keying (remove green screen)?

Is it possible to apply chroma keying, meaning to remove a green (or blue...) screen background, using Gimp? (I happen to use Gimp, but I suppose an answer using Photoshop would be just as good, ...
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Fully stretching pattern

I defined a simple pattern that consists just of vertical lines that repeat with a specific distance. Now I want these lines to always stretch from the top to the bottom of the element that uses it as ...
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Recreate this Dry Acrylic brush from Corel Painter in Photoshop

https://youtu.be/zC3OxonJcXQ?t=57 In this video, he uses the Acrylic - Dry Brush from Corel Painter. Is there a way to recreate these properties in photoshop? He mentions using the paint brush at ...
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Translate a control point in FontForge

I'm making my first steps with FontForge editing an existing font. I'd like to use the lower curve of the lower-case T and apply it to the lower-case L to make it more distinguishable from the upper-...
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How to control the tiling of a brush stroke in Illustrator?

I have a shape with a stroke I selected a brush as the stroke style Result: I seems like the brush is stretched to fit the whole path. How do I control the "tiling" so that it repeats ...
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Turning paths into guides InDesign CS6

Is it possible to turn this van der graaff grid into a guide? They are just line paths. I have it on my masters page and I want to make it disappear when I hit the W key like my other guides. I have ...

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