How to use Zoom tool in Illustrator 2020

Participant ,
Aug 24, 2020

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Hi all.

 

When I click on the zoom tool on the toolbar and move the mouse over the canvas, a + is displayed inside a magnifying glass as the mouse pointer. How can I zoom out? I want to use the mosue to zoom in and out by clicking. I don't want to use the keyboard (CTR) because I've mapped the CTR button for my screen recording software. Where is the options menu so I can click to zoom out?

 

Thank you.

 

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Adobe Community Professional , Aug 24, 2020
Kurt Gold Adobe Community Professional , Aug 24, 2020
Hold down the Alt key.

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Adobe Community Professional ,
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Hold down the Alt key.

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Adobe Employee ,
Aug 27, 2020

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Hi there,

 

Thanks for reaching out. In addition to correct response by Kurt, I'd also request checking out this help article to know more about Zoom tool.

You may also find keyboard shortcuts for Adobe Illustrator on this help article.

Hope it helps.

 

Regards,

Ashutosh

 

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