Scaling Strokes and Effects

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Scaling Strokes and Effects

This simple setting will save you a lot of time and headache once you master it.


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  • Submitted By - Devesh Khanna

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-06 04:13:23


In Illustrator, when you draw an object, apply a stroke, then scale that object up or down, you can control wether or not the stroke size gets scaled too, or stays the same. The way you control this feature is from the “Transform” palette (Window > Transform). This can be very useful for things like logos, where you want everything to look exactly the same at every size. Let’s get started . . .    More detail...

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