Initiating a new action


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Initiating a new action

Now that you've created an action set, I'm going to show you how to initiate a new action inside of Illustrator. I'm still working inside Musical review. ai found inside the 30_actions folder. What I like you to do is, assuming you're working along with me, is make sure Actions panel is open, and go ahead and click on that Action Set that you just got creating in the previous exercise. So again, don't click on Default Actions. That horse is so dead, but I really don't want you to do that. So click on your New Action and then you don't click on the record button, notice that it tells you, you can begin recording, but you get the Ghostbusters cursor telling you that you can't, and the Ghostbusters cursor happens to be accurate in this case.

The Record button is designed to continue actions that you've already started, in order to initiate a new action, you have to click on this little Page icon. So go ahead and click on the Page and then up will come the N...

Initiating a new action
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Initiating a new action provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design
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