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Cannot Even Find the Align to Pixel Grid Option in Illustrator! [duplicate]

I have a very annoying problem with alignments in Adobe Illustrator: my paths can move only on pixel grid and, so, it's very hard to align them to each others: I've read all recommendations how to ...
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Where can I find align objects to pixel grid option in Illustrator? [duplicate]

I've already checked transform options and new documents option..I couldn't find it. I just want to know where to check that options, not to snap option. I want to know why I can't see that option.
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Illustrator - Problem with Vector Graphics when I resize it [duplicate]

I got this problem when I shrink an object that I have created by minus a text (appearance expanded) from an ellipse. Scaling to a smaller size The error happened This makes me confused. All the ...
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Why my transformation panel doesn't show align to objects to pixel grid option in Illustrator 2020? [duplicate]

As shown in the picture, there is no such option it will show in the right corner, but it's not clickable.
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Illustrator doesn't respect coordinates [duplicate]

I'm trying to draw a simple line in Illustrator starting from an anchor, but it just won't work. Illustrator offset the end result for no apparent reason. In this figure you see that the new line is ...
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How to create specific spiral/swirl effect

Looking for tutorial on how to create the 'spiral' effect used for the lions mane in the picture of the right. I've tried using dashed line and then swirl feature but this makes the lines go from ...
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Illustrator CC 2018: Turn off align objects to pixel grid

I can't find the option to turn off the pixel grid in Illustrator CC 2018. I unchecked the "Snap to Pixel" by clicking on the top right list icon, but I don't see the little magnet icon seen in ...
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Illustrator is cropping exported icons despite artboard being Fit to Selected Art

I'm trying to export certain graphics from an Illustrator file. I'm selecting the object, fitting the artboard to the selected artwork, and saving for web & devices, PNG-24 format. When I look at ...
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Illustrator keeps moving my object to 0.5 px

This is Illustrator CS5. I'm trying to export to PNG, but I keep getting a black border on two edges of the final image. I know the usual issue is the alignment of the object on the artboard but ...
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Can't figure out how to snap object to grid

I am learning Illustrator right now, and I follow this Adobe guide to learn how to create pixel-aligned objects. The problem is that I seem to do everything as described in the guide, but regardless ...
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Blending two lines in Illustrator gives me holes

When I try to blend two lines, I keep getting holes in parts of the blend. I have gotten the advice to increase the number of steps an make the number of points the same but with the same result (the ...
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How do I prevent my Illustrator graphics from distorting when I scale them? [duplicate]

I'm using Adobe Illustrator CS5.1. When I scale my vector graphic in illustrator down to a smaller size, the graphic itself distorts. I have multiple rectangles that are evenly spaced horizontally, ...
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How to prevent anchor points from moving automatically? [duplicate]

I am trying to do isometric pixel art on Illustrator. To this end, I am using a hex grid to draw simple cubes using the pen tool (as described in this tutorial). However, the anchor points tend to ...
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Illustrator - Artboard misaligned everytime after saving

Refering to the picture above, wonder why the Artboard always misaligned by 0.5 for both X and Y axis after I saved it. Even after I align it back to 0, click save, the next time I opened the file it ...
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geometrical alignment based on grid

simple issue or maybe really complex. another day of alignment issues that I can't wrap my head around. Here's the stages (accompanied by images): I have finalized one half of my logo design I create ...
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