Formatting text with the Adjust Glyph tool


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Formatting text with the Adjust Glyph tool

Okay, so the Glyph tool seriously might be the greatest thing since sliced bread. It's really nice to have such precise control of the text. Not only letter-by-letter, but each letter shadow, outline and glows directly controlled within the canvas. Yup! Let's check it out. First, we want to actually select the Adjust Glyph tool. Go up into the 2D Adjust Control pop-up menu and choose the Adjust Glyph tool, second from the bottom, T with the bounding box around it. With that selected, you can click on each individual letter in the word.

If you want to select more than one letter hold down the Shift key, and if you want to jump between selecting letters, hold down the Apple key. Let's just get started by selecting one letter, just click off all of the selections and then click back on the letter I. If you are not seeing these handles, you want to go up to the View menu and make sure Handles and Lines are both selected. So, you notice we have our X, Y, and Z control handles, a...

Formatting text with the Adjust Glyph tool
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Formatting text with the Adjust Glyph tool provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training

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