InDesign: export single pages as spreads

There seems to be a lot of guides out there on how to convert spreads to single pages in InDesign… but what about the other way round? E.g. I’m currently setting up a brochure (with facing pages) so that it is print-ready (so splitting into single pages). Once it is print-ready I’d still like to … Read more

Why are my strokes showing up black, with no colour selected?

All of my strokes are coming with a random black 1pt stroke that I can’t edit or get rid of. I can change the colour of the ‘outer’ stroke, which is technically the same line. That shouldn’t be possible. I’m not new to Illustrator but just recently purchased CC, is this usual in CC? Quite … Read more

Menu to switch between specific files in illustrator cc (OSX), akin to the “window menu” in a browser or MS office

I often have many (many) files open at once to compose infographics from multiple source materials. I know how to toggle using cmd+~, but want a menu of the open files to avoid toggling through so many. I know better than to expect convenience in illustrator (sigh), but perhaps there’s some feature I am overlooking? … Read more

Open Photoshop Smart Object in Illustrator instead of Photoshop

When I go Create New Layer => Convert to Smart Object => Double click on Smart Object thumbnail it opens in Photoshop as a .psb, but I would like it to open in Illustrator. How do I get all my Photoshop smart objects to open in Illustrator? I’m using PS & AI CC. The Adobe … Read more

How can I reset the grid rotation in Illustrator? [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 5 years ago. Improve this question For some reason the grid got tilted in my Illustrator. Now everything has this tilted grid, even when I open new … Read more

Is there a good add-on for RTL text support in Photoshop?

I’ve found this website where you have to write and paste (!) Arabic text for Photoshop, but I need a better one with more language abilities. Anything in mind? Answer Enable Middle Eastern features To reveal Middle Eastern type options in the Photoshop interface, do the following: Choose Edit > Preferences > Type (Windows) or … Read more