Tag: illustrator

  • Part- 3 Illustrator Scripting Looping the shape within layer

    Part- 3 Illustrator Scripting Looping the shape within layer

    Below is couple of functions that takes parameter of active layer and process individual element to change color. function iterateOverGroup(groupCoreItem,colorIs){ for (var ai = 0; ai < groupCoreItem.pathItems.length; ai++) { colorShape(groupCoreItem.pathItems[ai],colorIs); } for (var gi = 0; gi <groupCoreItem.groupItems.length; gi++) { iterateOverGroup(groupCoreItem.groupItems[gi],colorIs); } for (var ci = 0; ci <groupCoreItem.compoundPathItems.length; ci++) { var compoundPath = […]

  • Part- 2 Illustrator Scripting Creating folder using Javascript

    Part- 2 Illustrator Scripting Creating folder using Javascript

    Below is the code that will create a folder using javascript in illustrator script. Suppose there is dir variable selected by user. (as shown here) For MAC OS path= dir.fsName;new Folder(path+”/White”).create(); For WINDOWS OS path= dir.fsName;new Folder(path+”\\White”).create(); For different operating system in full path above is the code to create folder correctly. see the difference […]

  • Part- 1 Illustrator Scripting opening files in path selected

    Part- 1 Illustrator Scripting opening files in path selected

    Below is the script to loop through opened files as user select the folder var dir = Folder.selectDialog(“Select location of files?”); var files = dir.getFiles(“*.ai”); // .eps IS THE EXTENSION OF FILES TO READ dir=dir.fsName; Below is the script a that can be used to loop through files from the selected folder above for(var f […]