Extendscript: How can i change text frame attributes in illustrator

Hi, I am new to illustrator and do not know about its tools’ name. So, I want to change these attributes(underlined in red color shown in the picture) through ExtendScripting. Just let me know their abbreviation of VA, AA, etc or their functions in Extendscript. Answer To build @Joonas‘ comment into an answer, these two … Read more

Why do html/css texts appear so “pixelated” compared to texts from photoshop or gimp? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Graphic Design Stack Exchange. Closed 2 years ago. Improve this question Here is an example to explain what I mean: Text created in Gimp: Text created in html/CSS code: font: 60px “anchor-web-1″,”anchor-web-2”, … Read more

Wondering how to achieve this blur text effect, hopefully in Sketch

Is there any way to easily generate this? thanks! Answer I just spent some time recreating this in Sketch for you. If you’d like to check out the raw file you can download it here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/nxtj6htricmn7en/RdHzDCRIR6 Basically I’ve cloned the letter multiple times and applied a motion blur and opacity to achieve a similar effect. … Read more

How to align a single letter within a text object to the edge of the bounding box in Adobe Illustrator?

I want to align a textfield to the top left of a box, as per how the Grid Systems cover looks: The round letters in the headlines should overhang slightly. I am able to get quite close by using: Preferences > General > Use Preview Bounds and: Effect > [Illustrator Effects] Path > Outline Object … Read more

Why does Illustrator not let me edit text after it has styling?

After I put a drop shadow on text, then save -> exit -> reopen, I cannot edit the text. When I click on the Type Tool Icon and then click on the number, it just shows the paths. Any suggestions? Then when I reopen the doc, it converts the text to an outline. Note: File … Read more

How to remove the textured background from a handwritten text document?

I’m using Adobe Photoshop. I noticed that there are other questions similar to this one. However, the reason I’m posting my question is, when I followed the instructions in the other question about removing the background from a signature, it was not working for me on this document. I needed to select several times for … Read more