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Kimmo Hellstr

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    So you have "fixed" this is even worse that it was earlier...

    I have multiple documents each with different export settings which have multiple formats to export: PNGs with few different resolutions and PDF.

    Now I have to set those and the export path EVERY time I restart Illustrator.
    It is unbearable.

    This should be simple:
    Save the "EXPORT FOR SCREEN" Settings for Each document separately.

    So when I open my document, Illustrator remember what settings I was using for Export for Screens last time.
    If there aren't any settings set for document, use either documents path, or the user defined "global" export path. ( And give user an option to choose which to use)

    How this kind of incompetence is even possible?
    How can it be impossible to get this simple thing to work like it should?
    And how can you brake it even more while fixing it?

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    So now this works so that every time I open a document the export path will be reseted to the path of the document.

    So if I use "Export for Screens", set the path to some subfolder for example, then close document and open it again, Illustrator has forgot the path and I have to set it again.

    The way it now works, is worse for almost all users. Only in the case you want to have your exported files in same folder as you AI document this works. ( IMO no one should want that :) )

    How it should work:
    i) Make the Illustrator remember last used Export path for each document separately!
    ii) Let the user choose if the default path is the path of the document or some other folder.

    How hard is to get this very simple thing to work ???
    Two things. Are those impossible to implement?

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    @Anonymous

    This is not the solution, but it might help if you drag that folder you use often to File Explorers quick access so it is easy to open that. See the image. You just Drag and Drop folder there, and then you have easy access to it always. There is similar thing in OS/x also. ( was before windows :) )

    For the guys in Adobe, I can't understand why didn't you give users a option?
    Even thought I prefer this new system, why not give an option. Is out of my comprehension.

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    Seems to be impossible...

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    Yeah, hard to change folder every time.
    But if you are working with two or more projects with different export settings, you have to change all those too. Very Frustrating.
    ...and of course you forget to do that and then you have PDFs all over your folders, when you just wanted some png for mock-up.

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    2020 is out and I was hoping a fix for this. But sadly no fix :(

    Please Please fix this!

    It can't be hard thing to do

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    FIX THIS FIX THIS FIX THIS.
    It can't be hard.

    I often work with two or more projects and it is a **** to set export path and few export formats every time I change the project.

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    Fix this !

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    Kimmo Hellstr commented  · 

    Yes please!!

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    We have the fix available in the latest release. Please update Illustrator using Adobe Creative Cloud application to the latest build for version Illustrator CC 23.0.
    Please refer to our knowledge base FAQhttps://illustrator.uservoice.com/knowledgebase/articles/1844590 if you face difficulty in update.
    Or get in touch with us at any of the other support channels – https://helpx.adobe.com/support.html

    Warm Regards,
    Ashutosh Chaturvedi | Sr. Quality Engineering Manager – Illustrator
    Adobe. Make It an Experience.

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