Editing groups


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Editing groups

So we know that groups are different. Different meaning that they become an important part of the way that you build your files inside of Illustrator, but that they are different because they also have the ability to take on attributes. The same way that I can apply a Drop Shadow for example to a shape inside of Illustrator, I can also apply a Drop Shadow to a group inside of Illustrator. So you have to think of a group inside of Illustrator as an actual object itself. However we start to see some problems with regards to workflow. For example, in the previous movie we showed how you can basically apply a Drop Shadow to a group, but then if you were to ungroup that particular group the Drop Shadow disappears. So let's see how we can start editing groups once we have them created.

I'm working in a file here called editing_groups, which you will find inside of Chapter 09 in the exercise files. I have one logo element here, and if I click on it you will see that I have already cr...

Editing groups
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Editing groups provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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