Press Ctrl+D (the keyboard shortcut for Transform Again) until you have a line of duplicates across the canvas. Alternatively, you can repeatedly select Object | Transform | Transform Again to accomplish the same thing.
Is there a step and repeat in Illustrator?
One of the leading vector graphic editors on the market, Adobe Illustrator, offers many useful tools. Transform and Align are two that make it easy for the user to create step and repeat patterns for photo backdrops.
How do you repeat a pattern in Illustrator CC?
Create or edit a pattern
- To create a pattern, select the artwork that you would like to create the pattern from, and then choose Object > Pattern > Make.
- To edit an existing pattern, double-click the pattern in the pattern swatch, or select an object containing the pattern and choose Object > Pattern > Edit Pattern.
How big should a logo be on a step and repeat?
Realize that you will be looking at the step and repeat pattern on a small computer screen, but that the printed banner will be very large. A typical logo size is about 9” wide to 11” wide. Logos that are box shaped tend to look better if they are smaller – about 5-7” wide.
What is Ctrl D in Illustrator?
Identical to the functionality of Adobe Illustrator (i.e. learned behavior,) allow users to select an object and use the keyboard shortcut Cmd/Ctrl + D to duplicate that object after initial copy & paste (or Alt + Drag.)