Exploring additional Pathfinder options


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Exploring additional Pathfinder options

So we've learned a lot about Pathfinder inside of this chapter and before we move on to the next chapter, I just want to go over a few additional options that are available when using the Pathfinder commands. If you take a look at the Pathfinder panel itself, and you go to the fly-out menu of the Pathfinder panel, you'll see an option here called Pathfinder Options. If you choose that, a dialog box opens up offering you some additional settings for how the Pathfinder functions will behave. The first setting here is something called Precision.

Now, this is something that's important if you are dealing with work that you want to make sure that everything kind of stays exactly the same. Let me explain a little bit what I mean by that. Sometimes because Illustrator needs to perform math and it's combining multiple objects into newer objects, sometimes parts of those paths or curves may adjust just a little bit, and you may find that when you apply a Pathfinder command, your ni...

Exploring additional Pathfinder options
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Exploring additional Pathfinder options provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator Insider Training: Drawing without the Pen Tool

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