Sharing styles across documents


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Sharing styles across documents

Say you are working on a large campaign. Maybe in one document you are creating a style guide which defines the look for the entire campaign, and now that you have the styles defined in your style guide, you want to bring them into other documents. Well, Illustrator allows you to share styles across different documents. So once you create them inside of a single document, you can now basically copy those into other documents. There is the slow way to do it and then there's a fast way to do it. The slow way is to simply open up a document with the styles, take some text and copy and paste the text into a new document.

Any character or paragraph style that's applied to that text will now appear in that new document as well, which is similar to how swatches work. However, I am going to create a new document here. I will just use the Print Profile and click OK. And now say I want to bring in all my paragraph styles and all my character styles at once. So from the Character Style panel, ...

Sharing styles across documents
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Sharing styles across documents provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator Insider Training: Type and Text

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Design
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Illustrator
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