My Artwork exceeds Illustrator size limit

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Dec 10, 2020 Dec 10, 2020

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I need help setting up my artboard. I have wall art that is 696inX192in. This exceeds Illustrators size limit. What can I do? Can someone walk me through this?

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Dec 10, 2020 Dec 10, 2020

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Hi as size is very big illustartor is giving this message but canvas is working for me in 2021 version....regards

Ali Sajjad

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Dec 11, 2020 Dec 11, 2020

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Which AI version do you use?

You cannot change an existing file to a large canvas size, you need to create a new file with those dimensions.

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Jan 23, 2021 Jan 23, 2021

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Hi there,

 

Sorry about the delay. I am hopeful that your query is resolved by the suggestions shared above. If not, please check out this help article for more details about Large Canvas: https://helpx.adobe.com/in/illustrator/using/large-sized-artwork.html 

 

Feel free to let us know if you still need assistance. We'd be happy to help.

 

Regards,

Srishti

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Jan 23, 2021 Jan 23, 2021

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You could work on scale and since is vector you can print at double size no problem. How about you work at half the size.

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