Using startup profiles


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Using startup profiles

The world of design is constantly changing. As designers, we must now be able to design not only for print and web, but also for tablets, phones, and other devices as well. One of the new features in Illustrator CS6 that will help you with this are the new startup profiles. Basically a startup profile is a set of document parameters that help you setup your working environment for different types of projects. Each time you go to create a new document in Illustrator, you have the option to choose one of these profiles to help jumpstart your document. You can make any kind of change you like along the way, but these are great starting points for a multitude of workflows.

If I go up to the File menu and choose New, the New Document dialog box opens. Directly underneath the naming section you'll see a section labeled Profile. Expanding this down will show you all of the different profiles that you have available to you. In previous versions of Illustrator, you were given a limited number o...

Using startup profiles
Video duration: 3m 15s 56m 59s Intermediate Updated Oct 04, 2012

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Using startup profiles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 New Features

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