EAN-13 in Adobe Illustrator? No problem

First Image barcode EAN13 script

Do you need to generate an EAN-13 barcode directly in Adobe Illustrator? With this free EAN 13 barcode script, it’s easy and simple. In this blog post, I’ll describe how the EAN-13 barcode script works and cover the known issues. The EAN13 Barcode script is available here. Latest Updates Those who already have this script … Read more

Function Keys and Action Buttons: Quick Access to Your Scripts.

In this blog post, I describe how to make quick access to your scripts by using function keys, and action buttons. As an example, I use my scripts that add pages, date and file names to your document. You can download these scripts here and read instructions on how you can adjust them to your … Read more

Adjust Date and Page Numbers in your PagesDateName Script (Part 3)

Do you want to learn how to add page numbers, date and name of your document in Adobe Illustrator? Here I can introduce you to a script that can do it. Scripting for Adobe Illustrator can open new possibilities and speed up your workflows. In this post I’ll show you how to edit Date and … Read more

Customize the Filename Text Appearance in Your PagesDateName Script (Part 2)

Do you want to learn how to add page numbers, date and name of your document in Adobe illustrator? Here I introduce you to a script that can do it. Scripting for Adobe Illustrator can open new possibilities and speed up your workflows. In this post I’ll show which part of the PagesDateName script you … Read more

Add Page Numbers, Date and Filename in Adobe Illustrator using a Script (Part 1)

Do you want to learn how to automatically add page numbers, date and name of your document to your illustration in Adobe illustrator? Here I can introduce you to a script, that can do it. Scripting for Adobe Illustrator will open new possibilities and speed up your workflows. Adobe Illustrator is not InDesign, but as … Read more

No more frustrating LastFinalRealFINAL_5.ai Files

Cover image to version history

If you save your document in the Creative Cloud, you can track Version History of your file directly from Adobe Illustrator. It’s not necessary anymore to save hundreds of versions of the same file. This is a very nice and helpful feature. The Version History works with documents saved in Adobe Creative Cloud. You already … Read more

Change Default Font from Myriad Pro to Your Favourite Font

Previously I wrote about how to change the Default Graphic Style to your preferred version. In this post, I’ll tell you how to change the Default Font, (which in Adobe Illustrator always is Myriad Pro) to another font. It is very easy to change the Default font from Myriad Pro to something else. You can … Read more