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Repeating Pattern Lines - HELP!

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Sep 22, 2020

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I can not take this anymore, creating patterns in illustrator has become unbearable.

The line from hell keeps showing up, yes I turned off anti-l.  See attached.  I have made sure my clipping and color background boxes are centered and aligned.  I am making a 6in x 6in swatch repeating pattern.

HELP!!!!!!!

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Hey Ton,

  I finally figured it out.  Even though I changed my preferences with the anti-aliasing, I needed to also change the export settings.  Thank you for your concern.

 

Rose

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Repeating Pattern Lines - HELP!

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Sep 22, 2020

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I can not take this anymore, creating patterns in illustrator has become unbearable.

The line from hell keeps showing up, yes I turned off anti-l.  See attached.  I have made sure my clipping and color background boxes are centered and aligned.  I am making a 6in x 6in swatch repeating pattern.

HELP!!!!!!!

See attached screenshot.

Correct answer by Rosiebud320 | Community Beginner

Hey Ton,

  I finally figured it out.  Even though I changed my preferences with the anti-aliasing, I needed to also change the export settings.  Thank you for your concern.

 

Rose

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Please embed screenshots in your post.

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Make sure you did not have a default 1 pt black thin stroke on the path you used to make your pattern or mask for your pattern. 

 

Try printing or exporting to a bitmapped format. If the lines disappear they are an anomally.

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I export as PNG and I double checked there is not a stroke on my square.

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If exporting to png you dont have a black stroke you are good then and it is a redraw anomally.

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I am needing to upload my design for printing on fabric.  Scared to take a chance.

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You can always check the result in Photosop (if the upload has to be an image) using Filter > Other... > Offset with Wrap Around checked. If you don't see lines, you should be OK.

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I just did that and I can see the line still.  When I zoom in on the pattern in illustrator there is no line.  I am so confused.

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At what resolution did you export your pattern tile?

72 ppi or multiples thereof should not introduce extra pixels, but 150 or 300 ppi can.

 

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Can you share an example .ai file that gives the problem?

Dropbox, Google sharing, CC files folder sharing, WeTransfer...

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Hey Ton,

  I finally figured it out.  Even though I changed my preferences with the anti-aliasing, I needed to also change the export settings.  Thank you for your concern.

 

Rose

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Good to hear you've got it working.

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Thank You!

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