Streamlining by disabling dialog boxes


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Streamlining by disabling dialog boxes

In this exercise, I am going to show you how to disable those dialog boxes, so Illustrator just plows through the action. We will also see the big drawback of working that way and then in the next exercise, I will show you the solution, which involves a little bit of hacking with the Text Editor as you'll see. So I am still working away inside Musical review.ai, but I have a couple of other files open as well. I've got Variation 1.ai and I have Variation 2.ai and they're both found inside that very same 30_actions folder.

So I am going to start things off in the original Musical review.ai file. And notice here inside of the panel that we've got these little squares with dot, dot, dots in them, that's a very miniscule dialog box, is the idea. And if it appears black, it means all the dialog boxes in that action or in that action set are turned on. If it appears red, it means some are on and some are off. So I could, for example, notice if I twirl open Default Actions, we...

Streamlining by disabling dialog boxes
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Streamlining by disabling dialog boxes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design
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Illustrator
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