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Adobe Illustrator is the modern vector graphics editing tool. It’s the professional editor that supports a lot of popular and unique formats, as AI or EPS. The program provides the advanced panel for drawing. You can create It can be used as the alternative software to CorelDraw.

Illustrator is a part of Creative Cloud service. At first, you have to create an account in this system. Then you can download Creative Cloud launcher. Using this utility you have to install Adobe Illustrator CC.

The program interface is similar to Adobe Photoshop. It includes the canvas area, toolbox, top menu panel, tool properties, tab menu, layer option, and palette window. You can customize these panels and windows. The toolbox provides useful instruments as Text, Lasso, Scale, Gradient, Brush, Eyedropper, and others. Some of these things provide additional groups of tools. They are pointed by a black dot. You can also enable vertical and horizontal guidelines and different type of grids. The top menu has the File, Edit, Object, Selection, Effect, View, Window, and Help tab. If you want to change a viewer’s mode, open View tab and choose Outline option. Tools and visual effects allow you to make any composition that you want.

Some designers say that Adobe Illustrator is a revolutionary editor. It has integrity with other Adobe products and provides unique, smart tools which you won’t face anywhere else. This editor is a not ordinary program. Despite it seems a little bit difficult for beginners, many users can easily draw their masterpieces learning tutorials and watching video lessons.

Key features and functions

  • Use a variety of powerful tools and effects.
  • Work with vector graphics objects.
  • Customize your working area.
  • Get new pictures from Adobe Stock service.
  • Use your favorite assets.

Limitations of trial version

  • The evaluation period is 30 days.

Special requirements

  • Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon 64.
  • 1 GB RAM (3 GB recommended).
  • 2 GB of free disk space.
  • 1024 x 768 monitor resolution.
  • HiDPI mode requires 1920 x 1080 resolution.
  • OpenGL 4x.
  • 1 GB video RAM.
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Service Pack 1.
  • A fresh version of video drivers.

What's new?

2017 (22.11.2016)
  • Pixel-perfect artwork creation allows you to draw shapes that seamlessly align to the pixel grid.
  • Find your favorite fonts quickly.
  • Convenient use of glyphs.
  • Get access to free Adobe Stock templates right from the File → New menu.
  • Illustrator libraries now support Adobe Stock templates.
  • You can restore and archive all your assets saved in Creative Cloud.
  • Added Typekit Marketplace that provides a variety of beautiful fonts.
  • Added new design and search form for Adobe Stock templates.
  • You can zoom any element you've selected.
  • You can see a live preview of fonts.
  • A flat user interface.
  • Added new icons for tools and panels.
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Size: 1 GB / 2.4 MB (web installer)
License: Trial (Paid)
Updated: 23.02.2023
Version: 2023 27.3
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