Editing type with dynamic effects


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Editing type with dynamic effects

Now, toward the end of the previous exercise, I made an interesting comment that's not entirely accurate. What I said was that you can change this type because it's live editable type. You can change it to whatever you want and you could assign a different typeface and a different type size and all kinds of other formatting attributes as well and that is technically true. However, there is a huge pain factor involved. For example, I'll go ahead and grab my Type tool. First of all you have to locate your text; you have to locate the characters you want to change.

The best way to locate them is press Ctrl+Y or Command+Y on a Mac and then you know-- all right, if this guy's name isn't really Hurpadurp, it's Heepadeep or something like that. Then you could just go ahead and select those characters and you could enter different characters. So I'll just go ahead and start typing. Okay, it's taking a moment to keep up with me, but I'll go ahead and enter the rest ...

Editing type with dynamic effects
Video duration: 7m 27s 14h 53m Intermediate

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Editing type with dynamic effects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Illustrator
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