Correcting and editing data


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Correcting and editing data

I've saved my progress as From 80 to 100.ai after the range of percentage values that you're seeing over here in the value axis. It's found inside the 27_graphs folder. And in this exercise, I'm going to show you how to modify the data that's associated with an existing graph. So as you may recall a few exercises back, when we first created this column graph, we imported some data as a tab-delimited text file. Well, that data is still up for grabs. So I can change the numerical values, I can change the labels for either the value or category axis, I can change the legend information, and so forth.

To do so, you'd want to click on the graph to make sure it's selected, press Ctrl+H or Command+H in my case to hide those selection edges, right-click inside the illustration window, and then choose the next command after Type, which is the Data command. And that brings up that familiar little spreadsheet window. Now we saw how to import data, and you can import more d...

Correcting and editing data
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Correcting and editing data provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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