Use Illustrator Cs6 to Navigate your way Around a Document


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Navigating within a document

After you open up a document for the first time in Illustrator, you might be a little confused as to how to navigate around it, and by this I mean how to look at the file in different ways or even know how to zoom in and zoom out to get a little bit more clarity on the composition. In this movie, I'll walk you through various navigational techniques that I use inside of Illustrator, including some keyboard shortcuts that will help you pan and zoom around your document like a pro. The basic navigation controls inside of Illustrator can be found inside of the Tools panel, over here on the left. You'll notice that you have two tools, a Hand tool and a Zoom tool.

The Zoom tool is pretty simple. Bring it out, click once to zoom, hold down the Option key on Mac, the Alt key on PC, and click to zoom out. You'll notice when I hold down the Option key or the Alt key on a PC, that the plus sign inside of the magnifying glass turns into a little minus sign, indicating that I'm about to...

Navigating within a document
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Navigating within a document 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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