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Hi all,

 

Can you convert a legend layer in MAPublisher to a graphic in Illustrator ?

I have a graticule layer and would like to edit just some of the lines in Illustrator directly.

 

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Chris.



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Yes, you can expand a graticule into an Illustrator group, then ungroup a few times to break it apart into individual components. This way you will of course lose the MAPublisher intelligence of the graticule (i.e. you can't edit it anymore through the Grids & Graticules panel and you can't use it for indexing) but if you keep that in mind when planning your map work, and copy the layer to be on the safe side, that shouldn't be too much of a problem.


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