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    Using a logo in pdf format in a poster design in Photoshop CS3

    Hi, Im really in a fix here. Anyone please. Help !
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    Using a logo in pdf format in a poster design in Photoshop CS3

    Im designing a poster in photoshop CS3 and the client has given me his logo in a pdf file. The logo seems to be raster and high resolution in the pdf. But its not a separate image. Its sort of like a vector embedded into the pdf document. How do i extract and use this image in my photoshop...
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    Making a newspaper advert, text clarity advice needed

    Hi Guys, Thanks for all your inputs. I regret i dont have access to such high powered scanners etc. Also i dont know if i set rich black or 100% black. But i do remember that in the CMYK color swatch i had set 100% for all four. The ads all came out pretty dull in lettering. I have finally...
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    Making a newspaper advert, text clarity advice needed

    Hi, I made a newspaper advt of 8x7cms. I worked on a actual size @ 600dpi file. The result looks extremely clear and the text is very legible, but when it turned out on the newsprint the text dulled down as if swallowed by the solid black bg it was on. The design isn't very busy or...
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Dear Sam, Thank you very much for putting os much effort to try and help. Im using photoshop CS4 on a Win XP Pro platform. Im having this and one other anomaly, in that sometimes after a text layer is created, if i just move that text layer, lines like a bar code start appearing at certain...
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Hi Sam, Thanks for your effort. Ill await any advice you could give me to sort this out. Regards
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Yes but except i wasnt holding the CTRL key. Thats why im asking you if i should hold CTRL while pressing the UP & DOWN buttons to move thru the fonts and preview the changes live in my open document as the fonts change in the Character panel.
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Hi Sam, Sorry i forgot to inform you that im on Win XP Pro. Not a mac. So im assuming i should hold CTRL while i press the down arrow ? On a side note, how did you get that dark grey look to your photoshop. Does photoshop have a setting for this or is it your desktop theme thats doing this ...
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Hi Sam, Thanks for repying. I do get the drop down list as you mentioned. I also get the ability to highlight the font and select from this list. The list also shows a preview of the fonts right next to each font name. Albiet a little small. But what i want is to be able to see how each font...
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    Photoshop, fonts keep on cycling within just a set of 6 fonts when i preview text

    Hi Guys, Lets say i have some text on my file that im working on. When i create a text, then in the paragraph/text properties panel when i choose the text font and then use the down arrow to sfan thru the fonts and preview whcih font looks suitable for the design im working on, a strange thing...
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    Each time i open a file in PS CS4 the print dialog appears

    Hi Steve, Thanks for the help. :cheesygrin:. And thank you for the warm welcome too. Regards
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    Each time i open a file in PS CS4 the print dialog appears

    Hey i was just experimenting and found out how to avoid this. FWIW. Windows > Control Panel > Printers > And just set up any dummy printer if you dont have one. Click finish and this problem wont occur again.
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    Each time i open a file in PS CS4 the print dialog appears

    Plz note i dont have any printer hooked to my system and have no intent to print via my system. Just want to work on my .psd files thats all. Regards
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    Each time i open a file in PS CS4 the print dialog appears

    Hi, Each and everytime i just open a file in Photoshop CS4 it shows an alert/dialog box saying "There was an error opening your printer. Printing functions will not be available unitl you have selected a printer and reopened any documents" wioth cancel button below the message. When i click the...
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