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Jpeg File Duplication (Illustrator)

New Here ,
Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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Saving a jpeg file in illustrator but it duplicates the jpeg files mulitple times. 

 

How can I stop this?  I only want the program to save one file.  I have uninstalled and reinstalled the program but  I am still having the same issue. 

 

Can someone guide me accordingly

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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Where do you see these duplicates? In Illustrator, outside of Illustrator?

 

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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on the desktop.  I usually save my files there. 

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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If I understand correctly, you place a jpeg file in Illustrator, save the illustrator file and see multiple versions of the jpeg file on your desktop? Named like?

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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I save the file in illustrator and export as jpeg to the desktop.  It then saves two of the same file with  number codes attached. I put an example in attachments.

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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Export as or Export for Screens? The last one allows multiple exports.

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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Export as 

 

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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Is it a specific file or all files?

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I tried it as a png format as well and it duplicated the same way. 

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I meant is it a specific .ai file that behaves like that or any .ai file?

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seems like all ai files

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Can you turn off the Use Artboards option when expoting?

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Jun 29, 2022 Jun 29, 2022

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How many artboards are there in your file?

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Trying to duplicate the problem and it will save only one time. Any more details ?

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No please. It was not doing this before to my knowledge.  I just tried it with another ai file.  Exported as a jpeg to my desktop and it duplicated the saved file with -02. number code in the tag line. 

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