Creating a new Flash Catalyst project from an Illustrator file


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Creating a new Flash Catalyst project from an Illustrator file

Once you've created your design inside of Illustrator, it's really easy to get started using Flash Catalyst. Now I have Flash Catalyst open right now, and to create a new project based on the Illustrator file that I have already created, I am going to choose this option here called Create New Project from a Design File, specifically from an Adobe Illustrator AI file. Alternatively, you can also go to the File menu here and choose New Project from Design File here, but I am going to choose this option, and I am going to go ahead now inside of Chapter 11 in my exercise files.

I am going to choose tour_ widget_2.ai and click Open. Now I'm going to get this Illustrator Import Options dialog box. Notice that it automatically picks up the width and height of the artboard that I had set inside of Illustrator, and I also have some options here on how to convert certain elements into native Flash Catalyst objects. For example, where it says Filters here, I have it set to Keep Editable...

Creating a new Flash Catalyst project from an Illustrator file
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Creating a new Flash Catalyst project from an Illustrator file provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 for Web and Interactive Design

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Web
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Illustrator
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