How To Lock And Hide Artwork In Illustrator Cs6


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Locking and hiding artwork

We've spent a lot of time in this chapter going through various ways to view and navigate your artwork. In this movie, I'll cover the other side of the equation a little bit by showing you how to hide your artwork so that you can access various overlapping elements or simply see something that might be lurking behind it. And I'll also show you how to lock your artwork to prevent any unnecessary edits or accidental deletions. So first things first, let's take a look at how to hide various parts of our artwork. The first thing I need to do is find a piece of artwork that I need to hide.

So for instance, I might want to hide this area here, this black background area here. If I want to hide that to see what's underneath it, I can simply go to the Object menu, choose Hide and choose Selection. When I do that, it automatically hides that particular object on my artboard. You'll also notice in the Layers panel that there's not a little eyeball next to that part of th...

Locking and hiding artwork
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Locking and hiding artwork provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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