How do you shrink the eraser in Illustrator?

How can I reduce my eraser size?

You must click “+” or “-” on the numeric key pad, not the one next to Backspace. Continue to click the “Ctrl” and then “+” or “-” until the eraser is larger/smaller. Each time you click the two keys, the eraser will increase or decrease by one pixel.

How do I change the eraser tool properties in Illustrator?

Double-click on the tool properties along the top bar of Illustrator to adjust the width and angle of the eraser tool. Click and drag the arrow in the tool preview to change the angle, and drag along the slider bar to change the diameter of the tool.

How do you shrink something in Illustrator?

Scale Tool

  1. Click the “Selection” tool, or arrow, from the Tools panel and click to select the object you want to resize.
  2. Choose the “Scale” tool from Tools panel.
  3. Click anywhere on the stage and drag up to increase the height; drag across to increase the width.

What is the shortcut key of eraser tool?

Keys for selecting tools

Result Windows
Cycle through tools that have the same keyboard shortcut Shift-press keyboard shortcut (preference setting, Use Shift Key for Tool Switch, must be enabled)
Eraser tool Background Eraser tool Magic Eraser tool E
Pencil tool N
Brush tool Impressionist Brush Color Replacement tool B
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What is the shortcut key for big eraser in paint?

To change the size using a keyboard shortcut, use Paint’s shortcut for changing a brush size after selecting the Eraser tool. Press “CTRL +” to increase the size or “CTRL -” to decrease the size one step.

Why can’t I use eraser in Illustrator?

If you place or paste bitmapped artwork into an Adobe Illustrator file, you can’t edit these graphics with Illustrator’s Eraser tool because the Eraser tool operates only on vector material.

How do I resize an image without distorting in Illustrator?

Currently, if you want to resize an object (by clicking and dragging a corner) without distorting it, you need to hold down the shift key.

How do I make my logo smaller without losing quality in Illustrator?

While you’re in the adobe illustrator file, select all the elements of the logo and up on the toolbar go Object > Expand or Object > Expand Appearance and have the options Fill and Stroke checked if available. Once that’s done you can resize it to what ever size you want without losing any quality.

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