Managing images with the Links panel


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Managing images with the Links panel

As you start to place images into your documents, you will need some kind of a way to manage those images. For example, you want to know where those files exist, what happens if one of those files is missing, what are the names of those files, what types of images are they, what is their resolution. All these things can be managed inside of Illustrator through the Links panel? So I am going to start with a blank document here. We will place some images into our document, and then we will talk about ways to manage those images once they are already in our file.

I'll start by going to the File menu, and I'll choose Place. Inside of this Working with Images folder, I have a couple of images. I am going to place this one here called glories.psd. Place that into my document. Isn't that a lovely image? And now I'll go ahead and choose File > Place, and I'll choose, let's say, the bonsai.psd file, and place that as well. I'll place this image here towards the bottom...

Managing images with the Links panel
Video duration: 4m 49s 10h 37m Beginner

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Managing images with the Links panel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 Essential Training

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Design
Software:
Illustrator
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