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Export Artboards to separate PDFs (Illustrator)

Export> Export for screens Choose PDF as format (Press the settings icon to change preset). Enter name into the Prefix window. The name of the artboards should append after that name.
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Are Adobe Typekit fonts "free" to use?

The short answer is yes (if you're using Typekit legitimately as part of your subscription to Adobe CC). Here are a couple of useful FAQs directly from the Typekit site: Can I use synced fonts for ...
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How can I change outer part of hair to remove pinkish hue - photoshop CC

Looks like you aren't using the Select and Mask functionality in Photoshop for background removal. Make a selection of the model, and refine your mask using the Select and Mask button. For a full ...
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Illustrator CC Text not turning, acting like indesign text

The behavior you're seeing is because you're actually rotating a text frame...much like InDesign, as you said. You can rotate the object the way you want using the Rotate Tool (R) or the Free ...
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Work off files locally and then upload to Adobe Creative Cloud?

The thing is save things in your creative cloud folder you are ALREADY working locally, and then it SYNCS to the creative cloud servers (and any other computer you have your cloud account linked to). ...
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Photoshop CC: Drag moves top layer not panel selected layer

Yes this is because you most likely have auto-select checked. As the name implies the auto-select feature will auto-select either the closest group or layer underneath your cursor (you can set the ...
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How to delete old versions of Adobe CC Applications

To delete old versions of Adobe software, you must do that through the Adobe Creative Cloud application. 1) Open the Adobe Creative Cloud app. 2) Find the version you would like to uninstall and ...
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Polygonal lasso tool went mad

You are zoomed in to the pixel level of your image. There's no way to cut a pixel in half, when zoomed out it looks smooth, in reality it's just "a staircase" selection. What looks like this zoomed ...
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How can I reset the grid rotation in Illustrator?

You can find the rotation in: Edit → Preferences → General... Set Constrain Angle to 0°
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Emoji typing support in Illustrator or Photoshop?

Since emoji are full-color and Photoshop only recognizes gray-scale fonts, you cannot import the emoji as a font. However, in just a few easy steps, you can easily pull in any emoji. Paste the emoji ...
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Save to IDML script not working in CC2017

There is no reason to use a script in newer editions of InDesign as the IDML feature is under Export. Just go to File -> Export choose Format: InDesign Markup (IDML). If you are worried about the ...
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How do I zoom with Ctrl instead of Alt on Windows in Adobe CC?

The only way I think you can do this is through Autohotkey. It’s a bit of work, but worth the effort. You have to first install Autohotkey. And then run a script on your background. For me it is ...
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Illustrator CC 2018: How to merge two ellipses with curved path

You can not directly combine paths in the middle of segments. The only way to connect paths is through anchor points. Anchor points only offer two path connectors - an "in" and an "out". At no time ...
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Illustrator 2014 - How to remove/move "share on behance" from Illustrator

You have to delete: C:\Programs Files\Adobe\Adobe Illustrator CC 2014\Contents\Windows\CEP\extensions\behance NOTE: The Behance Publish Service plug-in has been removed as of Illustrator CC 2015.3.1....
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Is there a good add-on for RTL text support in Photoshop?

Enable Middle Eastern features To reveal Middle Eastern type options in the Photoshop interface, do the following: Choose Edit > Preferences > Type (Windows) or Photoshop > Preferences > ...
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Can I install and use Adobe CC applications without installing Adobe Creative Cloud

Nope Must have the Creative Cloud app to run Creative Cloud. It verifies subscriptions. You really never need to actually launch the Creative Cloud application itself, but it has to be present on the ...
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How can I change outer part of hair to remove pinkish hue - photoshop CC

You can use any brush loaded with a brown (or desired color), then set the brush blend mode to Color or Hue and brush over the areas. It may be easier to load a selection of the head first, that way ...
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Gradient "white mark" optical illusion

Nice question. It is a compensation the brain makes of tonal contrast. When you have a color you see it lighter if it is next to a dark color, and you see it darker if it is next to a light one. ...
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How can I set my document in Illustrator to 700dpi?

Most large format inkjet printers have a 700 dpi setting. This is usually a medium to high quality printer setting (depending on the printer). Usually solvent inkjet printers have a lot of noise (...
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Export Artboards to separate PDFs (Illustrator)

There is a free script available called MultiExporter which can export artboards to PDF, JPG, PNG and EPS. You can download it here: https://gist.githubusercontent.com/TomByrne/7816376/raw/...
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How can I number copies of Photoshop layers?

That's the default behavior it can not be changed. However you can make a plugin that monitors the scene and auto renames things on the fly not sure if its worth the time and effort, though. However. ...
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How can I number copies of Photoshop layers?

If you're interested in scripting, here's a sample script that adds numbers to duplicated layers: It's not perfect, as we can see in the gif, after I click on number 4 and continue using the script, ...
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I have an InDesign file in CC version, but I need it in a CS6 version

In the Save As menu, change the save Format in the dropdown menu to InDesign CS4 or later (IDML): This should take care of any compatibility issues with earlier versions of Creative Suite.
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How do I zoom with Ctrl instead of Alt on Windows in Adobe CC?

I believe you got 3 options: There's the Zoom with scroll wheel, so you can zoom just by using the scroll wheel. There's the cmd+space + mouse click zooming (alt+space for zooming out). ...and the ...
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Menu to switch between specific files in illustrator cc (OSX), akin to the "window menu" in a browser or MS office

Illustrator lists open documents at the bottom of the Windows Menu Window > (Document Name) all the way at the bottom....
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Illustrator (newbie) CC 2017. delete drawing behind my object

Your items are grouped together, go ahead an Ungroup them. Right Click > Ungroup (Ctrl/Command+Shift+G) You can also use the Direct Selection Tool (A) to select the paths (even if they're grouped).
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Adobe Libraries and Creative Cloud storage

I only use libraries when I want the content to be available to me on another machine, or in another application (although rarely), and I use the storage for distributing finished files to others or ...
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Adobe Libraries and Creative Cloud storage

The purpose behind Libraries is to store crucial assets and styles so that you can reuse them easily. Think of it as Brand-Component storage. So the purpose is not to store a whole brochure in it, ...
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Is there a way to make a diagram in Illustrator and have it editable in other programs?

Not really, if your client would know how to do this editing they would have known to specify an application. If on the other hand they do not have an application at hand then its unlikely that they ...
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