Is there a quick way to make multiple Illustrator swatches global?

Global swatches are my friends. Being able to open a swatch in Illustrator, change its colour values and have my art change along is invaluable.

I know I can change a swatch to global by opening the swatch and checking the ‘Global’ box:

enter image description here

How do I do this for multiple swatches at once?

Answer

Select multiple swatches in your swatch panel holding either Shift (if they’re near each other) or Control/Command if they’re not.

Then on the top right drop down panel menu can click on Swatch Properties and click Global to set them all at once.

enter image description here

Attribution
Source : Link , Question Author : Vincent , Answer Author : Ryan

Leave a Comment