Saving and reusing selections


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Saving and reusing selections

There are a few things as annoying as constantly redoing the same work over and over again. I have always been frustrated inside of Illustrator when I went ahead and I had a very complex selection, I made that selection only to find out that later on I had to make that same selection again and again and again. So it's great that Illustrator has the ability to actually save your selections. Few people are aware of this particular feature but it can be a great time saver. For example, let's say, I go ahead and choose, select this shape here and I'll select this shape right here and maybe I'll also select this shape and let's do this shape and I also select this text. I can now go to the Select menu and choose Save Selection and I'll call this one my favorite selection, click OK.

Now if I deselect those shapes and I decide later on, oh, I need to select those objects again, maybe I want to add Drop Shadows to them or something for that matter. I could go over here t...

Saving and reusing selections
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Saving and reusing selections provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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