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  • Newbie to INVIG.

    Posted by Crjoe on April 29, 2005 at 8:56 pm

    I have tried, and unfortunately I don’t know much about Invigorator or Illustrator, but how do I get a Illustrator text file with vectors so that I can import them into Invigorator. I have tried saving the files as AI8 files but Invigorator still says they are not valid files.

    Any help would be appreciated.

    Thanks

    Crjoe

    Glenn Moore replied 19 years, 1 month ago 2 Members · 3 Replies
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  • Glenn Moore

    April 29, 2005 at 10:00 pm

    You first must Convert the AI file to Outlines. Select the text (or shape) then go to ‘Type’ in the toolbar and then Convert to Outlines. Save the file as a an AI file. In Invig, select the option you want (Open an Illustrator File). A pop up window will open. You point to the file and it will be transferred and converted from Outlines to a 3D object. You don’t manually bring the file in. Let the program find it and import it. From there, it’s all you. Tweak away. I hope that helps and is clear enough.

  • Crjoe

    April 30, 2005 at 3:44 am

    Thanks for the help. I couldn’t figure that out.

    This is great.

    crJoe

  • Glenn Moore

    April 30, 2005 at 4:16 am

    Glad you got it to work. It is a very cool app. You may want to scan the book and browse some of the tutorials. I dont use it for everything but I can always find some use for it in my projects.

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