Ok, a bit of a noob question this but it's sending me a little crazy. How do I change the transform panel measurements from pt (which appears to be the default on my Illustrator CC) to px?! I've gone into preferences > units etc and the panel is still displaying pt not px

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This should do the trick:

Check under File > Document Setup and change from points to pixels:

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  • @user52229 I get it this solved your problem? If so, can you please accept the answer as the correct one? (the check mark on the left). Thank you and you're welcome ! – Alin Oct 9 '15 at 11:40
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    If you have the Rulers set to On, you can just right-click on the ruler itself > pixels (or whatever system you prefer) and it should affect everything else. – AMontpetit Oct 9 '15 at 14:12
  • Thank you so much! Illustrator is the most maddening program, I swear – MicroMachine Jan 23 at 4:08

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