Learn how to set up a new document in Illustrator. You’ll see how to set up options to configure width, height, color mode, and more.

How to create a new document in Illustrator

  1. In the File menu, select New, which will open the New Document dialog box.
  2. In Profile, you can select Print, Web, Devices, Video and Film, and Basic RGB, depending on your needs.
  3. You will have the ability to modify the settings for each pre-set profile.
  4. You can rename the document and the customized profile you created before saving.

Contributors: Train Simple, Matthew Pizzi

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