Fundamentals of Text Edits in Illustrator CS6


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Basic text editing

Once you've got some text set up inside of Illustrator, you're ready to start editing that text, and Illustrator makes it really easy to do so. I'm going to grab my Type tool, and I'll start working on my name right here at the top. I'll select this text, and when I do, you'll notice I get some options up on my control panel. I can actually change my font directly from here, as well as the font style, and the font size. So in this case, I think I'm going to change the font. You can actually change this to whatever font you'd like, but in this case, I'm going to go up and find Arial.

Once I find Arial, I'll select it, and it automatically changes for me, and then for the Font Style, I'll select Bold. If I want to increase the font size, I can do so right here. So I'll bump this up to about 14. Then I'll grab my Selection tool, and I'll move it over here to the left. Now I'll select my Area text that I have down here. To edit Area t...

Basic text editing
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Basic text editing provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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