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Ever wondered what the name of your Macintosh OS X version was called? Good luck finding this info on your actual computer. If you point your mouse to the Apple in the top left bar of your computer and choose "about this mac" it will only tell you what version of OS X you are currently running but not the name of that version. Why wouldn't Apple do this? I have had so many issues with other software in the past and it...

Below are many useful definitions and explanations the graphic design industry terms. A. Adobe Illustrator AI - Illustrator Document extension. See Illustrator. Acrobat Adobe Acrobat is really a collection of software tools that have a variety of uses. It started off as a digital proofing tool, which enable graphic designers to repurpose any file format into a document that could be read by any user, regardless of whether they had the original software that created the file, or which computer platform the user had. Whilst this is still its...

Ever Wonder what the heck Lorem Ipsum is? Well, graphic designers use it quite often. Sometimes the graphic designer will be ahead of the game waiting for the client or a copywriter to get them the text for a design so the designer will use Lorem Ipsum as text placeholder. Below are some examples of Lorem Ipsum and different types of Alignment. Explanation of Lorem Ipsum: Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's...

Adobe Photoshop Tool Bar Definitions: Marquee tool It's commonly used for selecting some part of opened image, that you want to cut-out, move resize or apply some filter on it. There are few types of Marquee tools: - Rectangular - Elliptical - Single Row - Single Column Rectangular and elliptical are pretty simple to use. Single-row and Single-column will select only 1 pixel wide row/column. Lasso tool Lasso tool is used for selecting the part of image, but by freehand curve. Lasso tool has under its group: - Polygonal lasso - Magnetic lasso Polygonal lasso will...

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