Using language support to your advantage


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Using language support to your advantage

We've seen in several places the ability to set the language for Illustrator. For example, I can go to the File menu here and choose Document Setup, and in the Type Options area, I can choose a language for my document, which right now is set to English: USA. That's totally fine for me. I am going to click Cancel. However, maybe I am working on a campaign and we know our headline here is going to be "Say it with flowers" and our tagline is "Every day is better with flowers." But I also need to create for my client a Spanish version of the same campaign.

So I went to Google Translator and I basically got the Spanish translation of these phrases. However, I'm faced with a problem here. You see, first of all, if I actually have an entire paragraph of type, how is that type going to be hyphenated? What dictionary is Illustrator using to hyphenate that text? For example, maybe I'm taking the body copy of my flyer and I'm translating that into Spanish. It&#...

Using language support to your advantage
Video duration: 3m 41s 4h 55m Intermediate

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Using language support to your advantage 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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