Advanced Actions within Adobe Captivate enable users to work with objects and use them to trigger actions. These actions on objects can be achieved through selection. If you come from a programming you might perceive majority of what advanced actions is dealing with logic through the use of variables, if/else statements, etc. There are two types of actions provided by Adobe Captivate for interactive objects:
A master page is a page used to hold graphics text or guides that will be used by one of more pages. Using a master, you can apply formats and objects or text, or simultaneously make changes to all pages linked to the master. You can create master pages from existing pages or from blank pages.
Symbols in Adobe Illustrator are objects that you have created using an array of art tools and features. These symbols can be reused multiple times within your document.
When working with design layouts or artistic covers there are times when you want to be extra creative and have image outlined by text. This tutorial will ensure you understand the ground skills to be able to correctly and efficiently do this.
A large part of working with Adobe Illustrator is being able to use shapes to create intricate designs for brochures, letterheads, logos etc. This is where the Shape Builder Tool comes in handy, with the help of this tool you will be able to merge, extract, and select shapes easily. Follow this blog to learn of its features!
Data Merge is also called Mail Merge and is used when you want to combine a data source file with a target document. This is initially used to generate letters, mailing labels, letter heads, envelopes, etc.
Mesh tool is intricate and requires one to spend time perfecting each detail, however once completed you will be sure to have achieved a 3-D look in your illustrations. This is due to how the mesh tool works where colours can flow in various directions and transition smoothly from one point to another.
A path is the line that makes up an object. A path is either open (an arc) or closed (a circle). A compound path is one that is made by joining together the paths of several objects. You can convert text into a compound path that can be edited by creating outlines from the text. These compound paths can be edited like any other shapes. Read on to learn how to create an outline!
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Not many people are aware of the fact that you are able to save an Illustrator document as a Photoshop file and vice versa. Adobe added this feature to able users to seamlessly work in between the two documents, where you can edit text with Illustrator and add depth within the image using Photoshop.
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Adobe Bridge and be used to place graphics within InDesign documents. This add-in program provides a filling management system for your project, enabling you to see all of the images in your project as well as allowing you (amongst other things) to place several images in your document simultaneously.