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Adobe® Illustrator® 10 Classroom in a Book® by Adobe Creative Team

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Changing the view of artwork

You can reduce or enlarge the view of artwork at any magnification level from 3.13% to 6400%. Adobe Illustrator displays the percentage of the artwork's actual size in the title bar, next to the filename, and at the lower left corner of the Adobe Illustrator window. Using any of the viewing tools and commands affects only the display of the artwork, not the actual size of the artwork.

Using the View commands

To enlarge or reduce the view of artwork using the View menu, do one of the following:

  • Choose View > Zoom In to enlarge the display of the Parrots.ai artwork.

  • Choose View > Zoom Out to reduce the view of the Parrots.ai artwork.

Each time you choose a Zoom command, the view of the artwork is resized. Additional ...

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