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Dimension Problem

Dec 30, 2012 12:02 PM

I am designing a 3.5" x 2" business card, and having a problem with printing clarity.

 

To design the card I used a 3.5" x 2" artboard. I exported the image as a png, ticked the use artboard box, and selected 72ppi.

 

When I print the png at 3.5"x2" it is blurry, and when I upload it to a business card printing layout the dimensions do not fit.

 

Any ideas?

 
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    Dec 30, 2012 1:16 PM   in reply to greatteamwork

    Why 72ppi? Why png?

     
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    Dec 30, 2012 2:02 PM   in reply to greatteamwork

    teamwork,

     

    You may Save/Print as PDF and keep things nice.

     

    Whenever you use a raster format such as PNG, you should export with a sufficient resolution setting, or set the Image Size to the size in pixel x pixel that will give you the right resolution.

     
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