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Just a bit more control over Swatches panel...

Nov 1, 2011 3:09 PM

"Select All Unused" - great command, "Add Unnamed Colors" - sometimes also useful, but shouldn't you expect "Hide Unnamed Colors" too?

And couple of things I really miss here:

"Find Duplicates" and "Sort by...". I always try "to keep things clean and simple" as much as possible, unfortunately, sometimes I get files from other designers with a real mess there... and in a Swatches panel too. Hundreds of colors, dozens of duplicates, some of them obvious, some - not. Everything scattered here and there, and... no way to get things a bit more organized.

Well, no more words: just look at the Links panel and its options! Things are much better here...

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    Nov 1, 2011 4:45 PM   in reply to winterm

    Find Duplicates would be handy in the swatches panel.

    Got no answer for you but hope someone else knows how.

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    Feb 7, 2012 9:58 AM   in reply to winterm

    I agree.  I like Illustrator's option of being able to sort my swatches myself with color groups.  I too have the annoyance of having everyone else's swatches mixed in with mine when I syncronize my book documents.  I just have to be sure to name all my colors.  Having the swatches panel be more like Illustrator would be a big help in keeping things "clean and simple".

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    Mar 14, 2012 8:20 AM   in reply to winterm


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