Questions tagged [save]

Questions about storing work in a file of a certain format. Can also apply to exporting an existing file to a different file format.

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Saving HUGE image as PDF

I have 1.1 GB PSD file which contains 25560x14400 image with a lot of pictures/vectors/layer effects etc... Now I'm aware of the absurdity of such project structure, but I wasn't a few years ago. Too ...
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AI to PDF, mask over photo doesn't show

I layered a gradient over a photo and masked it to create a fade. When I save the file as a PDF and place the file in an email the image doesn't show the fade. I've saved it every way I can think of ...
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When I mirror bleed in my rip software, sometimes a white line will appear (File saved in Ps & Ai)

I work at a print shop, and my RIP guy frequently runs into this problem - I will save a file in Photoshop or Illustrator, snaping the edges to the size of the artboard, and when he opens it and adds ...
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SVG corrupted on save with content around artboard

I'm pretty new with Illustrator, All icons will be converted into icon web font for one of my projects. When there are objects around the artboard (with or without expand) the file gets corrupted on ...
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How to stop Adobe Illustrator CC from changing spaces to hyphens?

Illustrator is changing my filenames as such when I use Save for Web: My File.png → My-File.png The old Illustrator had a Unix checkbox in the Save to Web export settings, but new Illustrator doesn'...
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Illustrator save as multiple art boards selection grayed out

I have multiple art board and I'm trying to export each in to different svg files. The problem is the format part is grayed out. Why does this happen and how can I solve it? I'm using macOS Sierra ...
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'Save As' dialog appears on each save of PSD. Why can't I just save anymore?

I'm working on some of my photos for the first time in a while in Photoshop CC 2018 and whenever I press Command+S on my mac or try to Save from the File menu a 'Save As...' dialog window pops up. I ...
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Maintaining pixel size when saving tiffs

I have a tiff with a pixel/cell size of (x,y) 0.6,0.6 (it's a satellite image at 0.6m resolution). When I save this in photoshop, the pixel/cell size changes? Initial Cell size (x,y) = (0.6, 0.6) ...
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Photoshop Temp Files Become Too Big on Scratch Disk To Save File

I keep on running into a problem where Photoshop temporary files become so large that I don't have enough space on my hard drive to even save the file. The temp files aren't able to be deleted with ...
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Save as two formats automatically {Inkscape}

Is it possible to make inkscape save two formats not just one at a time? Preferably without appearing where to save the file every time, because I would predefine it, and without appearing portable ...
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Whats the best format for saving a project that isn't yet complete

I'm halfway through a project where I'm doing some destructive editing and: I want to keep the original Raw (CR2) image. I haven't finished, so I want to come back later and pick up where I left off. ...
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Saving an AI file in Illustrator automatically generates a PDF

When I save an AI file in Illustrator, I usually keep the default "Save As" Illustrator settings. My understanding is, that when you save an AI file, it automatically generates a PDF version as well. ...
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how can I “Save As” after I finish recording (in Action)

So Recently I learnt how to record my action on Photoshop. it went smoothly and everything. But, I am having problems while saving. When I record my "Saving As" action and press play. It doesn't ask ...
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Illustrator saving in small size distorts shapes

I have a symbol in vectors at raw with around 500px width and 600px height. All strokes were outlined. Saving it straight from its normal size, this is what I get: However, if I save it in "Save for ...
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Difference between “Done” and “Cancel” in Export for Web

In both Illustrator and Photoshop, the Export for Web window has three options at the bottom: Done, Cancel and Save Save will save the image for Web with the settings that you have selected. ...
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Does Photoshop 2018 allow recordings of “Save for Web” action for batch processing?

I have made several attempts at recording the Export > Save for Web (Legacy) script where I select the File Size Optimization to reduce the file size of several .jpg images. However, when I run the ...
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Is Maximize Compatibility in Photoshop only relevant for older PS versions?

I want to know if I'll encounter any problems if I'll open old .psd file that doesn't have "Maximize Compatibility" in newer version of Photshop. Is this function only for older Photoshop versions so ...
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Copy a line of text from Illustrator artboard into save as dialog window

A small issue but a persistent one: Since the early days of Illustrator I've been unable to copy a line of text from the artboard directly into the 'save as' dialog box when at the point of saving my ...
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Batch processing/Renaming Jpeg to RAW automatic name matching

This is an awfully specific problem, but it seems possible so I thought I'd see if there was the IT God above all IT Gods in here :) So.... I run an In Person Sales business where we showcase ...
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Illustrator - Saving high quality jpg/png at artboard size

Illustrator artboard at 1024 x 1024 - if I save the image as a jpg at 300 dpi, the image is sharp quality but saves at 4267 x 4267 If I save the same 1024 x 1024 artboard image at 72 dpi, the image ...
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Photoshop will only allow SAVE-AS

For reasons I don't understand, Photoshop suddenly is giving me the SAVE-AS dialog box even though I'm just selecting SAVE (CTRL+S) or using the file/save clicks. I assume I must have inadvertently ...
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Issues saving PSD as a PDF

Whenever I save my PSD file as a PDF (see below for links), the bottom 6 bullets on the 1st job title listed do not save on the PDF. Any ideas as to why this would happen and how to fix it? PSD File: ...
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Photoshop: Save for Web - Always same size?

I'm working as a product photographer and I have to edit around 30 images a day in Photoshop. Whenever I'm done editing, the images have to be saved for web and always with a width of 1080px. My ...
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Export multiple groups in photoshop to different photos for web! Each group in Photoshop is a photo

I dont know how to export multiple files for web (JPG) without having to press all the time the same thing File--> Export--> Save for Web... I could use the quick export which has the option to save ...
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Saving interpolated images in Inkscape

How can I save each interpolated image in Inkscape as separate images with the entire background and maintaining position of interpolated object quickly? For example I created interpolated images of a ...
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Why is my EPS from Illustrator so large?

I have a logo file in Illustrator CC that is very simple, only 2 colors, some outlined text and 2 arrow shapes. For some reason the file size is over 2MB. The colors used are white and cyan (C=100 M=0 ...
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Save for web is making my Illustrator file blurry. (30x30pixels)

I've been stuck on illustrator for legit 2 days. All I am trying to do is create a simple icon at 30x30pixels for an app project I am making. The drawing consists of like 4 black lines. Looks perfect ...
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How to save to web with an hyperlink (slice tool) in Photoshop

I have added an hyperlink to a QR Code in Photoshop CC using the slice tool. Now I want to save my file in 2 differents formats As a JPEG to post on social media As an JPEG in html format to insert ...
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Vector Font Problem / How To Save

I'm using Inkscape to create a logo, where I need one font on top of the other. The problem is that I get a line around the bottom font, like: When I zoom right in the red lower text isn't visible, ...
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Dotted shape saves to svg with empty background

I want to create an svg image of a map that has no stoke and the background is filled with a dotted pattern with transparent background, so the whole image is transparent apart from the dots that fill ...
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Photoshop CC: overwrite/save image without the 'Save as..' dialog

This happens whenever I work with non-PSD files: I open a file (e.g. a .dds file) and then after some changes I click Save as, select directory, settings and save it as a .dds file After some other ...
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Adobe Illustrator: Export PDF (custom preset) + Export JPG (RGB) 300dpi quality 10

I work a lot of graphics daily and at the end of the work i always save in two different formats: PDF Print Ready & JPG (RGB) 300dpi > Quality 10 So everytime i do have to make this steps: 1) ...
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Adobe illustrator : Problem with saving for web

Ok guys I'm stuck here when i try to save for web adobe illustrator shows elements outside the artboard and if there is no elements outside the artboard illustrator tries to crop the image so there is ...
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Save Transparency Check Box

I'm working in Photoshop CC. When I go to save my graphic as a tiff the save transparency check box isn't active. What am I doing wrong? How do I make the checkbox active?
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Save to IDML script not working in CC2017

I'm relatively new at using scripts & the ExtendScript toolkit - and I'm working in an office environment where I'm using Adobe CC2017 and coworkers are using CS5. In order for my InDesign files ...
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Why is my 1-bit, 8x8 bitmap saving larger than 8 bytes in photoshop?

I want my 8x8 to come out as raw binary; it should be 8 bytes, or 64 bits. However, it is coming out much larger than that; saving as a PNG gave me 154 bytes; saving as a BMP gave me 64 bytes (8 times ...
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Adobe Illustrator: Save-forWeb-jpeg looking different

When saving my artwork as a .jpeg (using the Save-for-Web-option) the saved file looks different than the artwork inside Illustrator. Specifically, the order of some of the layers seems to have been ...
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Illustrator File Format Changes After Saving To A PDF

After I save an Illustrator file to a PDF format and then try to "autosave" the document, Illustrator saves it as a PDF instead of overwriting the .ai file. This causes problems for me because I save ...
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saving illustrator file in photoshop after edit as? [closed]

new to using illustrator.. (and in combination with photoshop) have photographic images i've added a single line of text to in AI.. reimported image to PS to retouch.. now can i save the file again ...
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Not able to save in JPEG format [closed]

There in no option of saving a file in JPEG format. suggest please
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Create my own color palette in Photoshop

How do I create and save custom palettes to reuse on other projects?
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InDesign-like “Background Tasks” panel in Photoshop

Is there a plugin or something that supplies a InDesign-like "Background Tasks" panel to e.g. monitor the saving process of files? I'd like to be able to monitor this process when in fullscreen mode, ...
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How to 'Save as' in the same folder using File Naming option with Photoshop Actions?

Let's say I want to make a black and white version of all images in a specific folder and all it's subfolders, and I want to preserve the subfolders structure. Currently when I go to File -> Automate ...
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Cannot save .AI as .EPS: vector becomes rasterized and pixelated

I have been trying to save an .ai vector as an .eps, but no matter what settings I try, the result is a heavily pixelated raster image. How can I get a clean vector EPS instead? What causes ...
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Save As/Export as normal PDF (not Photoshop PDF) in Photoshop?

I just want a normal PDF, as I will not edit the PDF, but rather go back to the PSD. Is there an option for saving as/exporting as just a normal PDF? If not, what settings do you change in the ...
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Photoshop quick export is saving wrong size

I'm trying to export a simple document using File > Export > Quick export as PNG. It's a banner with 240x400 but Photoshop is exporting with dimensions 212x400, so it is reducing width and I have no ...
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How do I export Photoshop Raws with PC byte order? (Photoshop CC 2015)

I know that older versions of Adobe Photoshop allowed you to choose Mac/IBM PC byte order when saving as a Photoshop RAW, but the option's not visible in CC 2015.1.
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Backup storage solution for video/RAW photographs

I work as a designer/photographer for a <10 person startup. We rely heavily on photography and video in our work. Currently we use Google Drive to store edited photos and graphics, however, have no ...
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How to Customise Photoshop File Naming Using Batch Command?

I have several thousand photos, which I am re-sizing to six different sizes and then saving all sizes as individual files. For example, I have a photo with the filename ABC0001 and resize it six ...
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Saving Images for web and print use

I am editing multiple jobs in Lightroom. I will be uploading all to my blog and I might also need to print some of them (not sure which ones) in the future. I dont want to double save same images for ...