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• NEW! Illustrator CC 2015: a complete tour of preferences [Mac & Win] 8 pages with screenshots showing all program preferences as well as how to change global typesetting defaults and how to reset the preferences for troubleshooting. Page size is 8.5" x 11" (Download) (PayPal)

Adobe Illustrator CC 2015 complete tour of preferences

• A PDF of Illustrator CC 2015 [Mac & Win] frequently-used keyboard shortcuts (Download) (PayPal)

illustrator cc 2015 mac shortcuts 500px

• A PDF detailing all Illustrator CC 2015 tools, and shortcuts, and modifier keys (Download) (PayPal)

illustrator cc 2015 tools modifier keys 500px

• A new PDF that explains the Pen tool technique in Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop (updated for Illustrator CC 2015 to include new pen tool behaviors like rubber band and path segment reshape). (Download) (PayPal)

Pen Tool Technique 2015 500px

• A 14 x 20 poster of Illustrator CC 2015 [Mac] keyboard shortcuts (Download) (buy a poster) (PayPal)

Illustrator CC 2015 poster

• A 14 x 20 poster of Illustrator CC 2015 [Windows] keyboard shortcuts (Download) (buy a poster) (PayPal)

Illustrator CC 2015 poster

• A PDF preview guide of Illustrator CC Swatch Panel Libraries of Colors and Patterns (Download) (PayPal)

Illustrator CC swatches 2015

• A PDF of Adobe Illustrator CC Brushes Guide, showing 25 brush libraries (Download) (PayPal)

illustrator cc brushes guide 2014

• A PDF for browsing Illustrator CC symbols from all the symbols libraries (Download) (PayPal)

Illustrator CC symbols 2014

• A printable PDF twelve-inch-long ruler with Picas on one side and inches on the other. When you print it from Acrobat, take care not to print it with the automatic Fit turned on. Also, most printing devices may vary in their accuracy, so scaling it up or down slightly may be necessary (Download) (PayPal)

Digital Pica Ruler

• A zipped-up Illustrator Custom Tool Panel for Illustrator CC (with the January 2014 update or later) for installing a custom tool panel with almost all the tools showing. (Download) (PayPal)

To install: download the zip file and then unzip/extract the one file from the zip package. Copy and paste or move this file into the following Illustrator CC folder:

Mac OS: UserName  Library  Preferences  Adobe Illustrator 20 Settings  en_US or

Windows: Users  UserName  AppData  Roaming  Adobe  Adobe Illustrator 20 Settings  en_US • x64

Once the file is copied into the Preferences folder, restart Illustrator CC (minimum version January 2014 update) and click on Window > Tools > Mikes Open Tool Panel.

Can you dock this tool panel? Yes. Can you change it from one to two columns? Yes. But with this version, you cannot make more than 2 columns, and you cannot add the buttons under the Stroke and Fill area.

Illustrator CC custom tool panel

• A zipped-up file for Illustrator for making a wireframe globe shape (Download)

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