Working with the Links panel


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Working with the Links panel

When you begin to place images inside of Adobe Illustrator, you're going to have to deal with something called the Links panel. In this movie, I am going to be exploring the Links panel, and exactly what it is, and how it helps you work with bitmapped images inside of Illustrator. I'm currently inside of Adobe Bridge, but you could simply open this file that I'm about to open directly from Illustrator if you want to. It's called missing_link.ai. I am going to find it right here, and I'm just going to open it up. When I open it up, you're going to see that I get a warning box telling me that it could not find the linked file, missing_link.jpg.

I can either choose to replace that, select another file, or I can ignore it, and leave the link unchanged. Any time you have artwork that's linked inside of an Illustrator document -- it doesn't even necessarily have to be a JPEG or a TIFF -- Illustrator is going to come up, if that object has been moved or changed si...

Working with the Links panel
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Working with the Links panel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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