Episode from the podcastAdobe Creative Cloud TV

Learn to use Symbols in Illustrator

Released Monday, 13th March 2006
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The next time you find yourself in need of the same element in multiple places on your page, it’s probably time to check out Adobe Illustrator CS2’s Symbols. Symbols are more efficient than just duplicating elements in your document. They also allow your Illustrator documents to print faster. Lastly if you ever need to update all those elements it’s much faster to update the master symbol.