How To Create Threaded Text In Illustrator Cs6


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Creating threaded text

Even though Illustrator isn't my first choice when it comes to setting body copy in something like a flyer, or a poster, it still can get the job done if you absolutely have to do it. In this movie, I will be exploring how to utilize something called threaded text frames in order to create multicolumn text layouts inside of Illustrator. In this document that I have opened, entitled threaded_flyer, I actually have two text frames on the screen, and if I drag across to select them, you can see both of them: one on the left, and one on the right. What I want to do is be able to flow text from one text frame over to the other one, and any time I add text in one, I want it to adjust, and so forth.

In Illustrator, you can create threaded text really easily, actually. I've also included, in your exercise files folder, some filler text that you can open up to paste into this document. I am going to switch over now to that exercise file, and I have just got it open in WordPad. It's essen...

Creating threaded text
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Creating threaded text 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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