The Eyedropper and Paintbucket tools work together to make adding color fills and outlines quick and easy. You use the Eyedropper Tool to sample or pick up the desired color, pattern, or texture from an object that's already filled. Then you use the Paintbucket Tool to apply that color, pattern, or texture to a different object's outline or fill.
Select the Eyedropper Tool from the Eyedropper flyout on the toolbox (Figure 10.8).
The pointer changes to a small eyedropper. The property bar displays Eyedropper ...
Figure 10.8. The Eyedropper flyout holds the Eyedropper and Paintbucket Tools.