Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Using enhanced guides, part of Illustrator: 2013 Creative Cloud Updates.
Whether you're a print designer, a web designer, a fashion designer, whatever …the case may be. Chances are, you use guides all the time. …I know I do. I use guides for every single project …that I work on. It's a great way of sectioning off …different pieces of your artwork and lining things up, and creating yourself …almost like a blueprint to follow. And in this latest update to Adobe …Illustrator, they've enhanced the guides even further. …So, let's take a look at that now. I'm going to create a brand new document. …It does not matter what the size is just as long as you have something open. …And then bring up your rulers with Cmd + r on the Mac, Ctrl + r on the PC.…
And let's take a look at the traditional work flow for guides. …If I wanted to drag out a horizontal guide for instance, I would just come to …the top of the ruler, click and drag. Down until I got a guide somewhere on …screen and then I would release my mouse. For the vertical guide I would go to the …left, click and drag. Place it where it needs to go. …
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- Placing multiple files at once
- Unembedding raster graphics
- Searching for fonts and swatches
- Loading images in brushes
- Working with Automated Corner Generation
- Using the updated Free Transform tool