How To Set The Artboard Size

When creating a document for print, set the art board size the desired dimensions of the your design or to the dimension of a the gang sheet you plan to use. Make sure all artwork remains inside of the documents art-board boundaries. Send your artwork at the exact size you want it to print. You artwork will be printed at the  exact size that it is supplied in your art file.

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Edit Existing Document -  [MENU BAR/File/Document Setup - Edit Artboards]

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Edit Existing Document -  [Paper Size Pulldown/Custom]

When creating a document for print, set the art board size the desired dimensions of the your design or to the dimension of a the gang sheet you plan to use. The resolution should be at least 300 dpi at the printing size. Make sure all artwork remains inside of the documents art-board boundaries. Send your artwork at the exact size you want it to print. You artwork will be printed at the  exact size that it is supplied in your art file.

Important Note: Resolution is set when at the creation of the image. Attempting to increase the resolution after an image has been created will result in pixelation of the image. This means low res 72 dpi images from online cannot be scaled to print quality artwork by simply changing the resolution.

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