Establishing the optimal Color Settings


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Establishing the optimal Color Settings

In this movie I'll show you how to change your color settings so that all the CS6 applications align with each other, and you're afforded the most optimal working experience. Now, you can see here I've added another rectangle with a gradient inside of it, just so that we can see. I'm going to go up to the Edit menu, choose Assign Profile. This is not a command that you typically use inside Illustrator unless you've opened an unprofiled EPS image from long, long ago. Otherwise you probably don't want to flit your profiles back and forth.

I'm just doing this for the sake of demonstration. So I'm going to choose Assign Profile. In the previous movie I assigned Adobe RGB. I'm going to switch it back to my working space, which is sRGB, and I'll click OK. I want to watch these rectangles in particular. Both of them end up dimming down, as you can see. Now, you may say, well, I like this shade of purple better than the other one anyway, that's not really...

Establishing the optimal Color Settings
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Establishing the optimal Color Settings provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Illustrator
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