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Warning when save illustrator-file as pdf

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Jul 01, 2020

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Hello,

when I want to save a illustrator file as pdf, I get this warning:

 

the dimensions of this page are outside the possible range

 

In German:

die maße dieser seite befinden sich außerhalb des möglichen bereichs

 

How can i fix it?

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Correct answer by Ton Frederiks | Adobe Community Professional

Best thing to do is update to 24.2.1 

But you can try to save as .ai with create PDF compatible file checked and rename the .ai file to .pdf (do it on a copy).

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Warning when save illustrator-file as pdf

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Jul 01, 2020

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Hello,

when I want to save a illustrator file as pdf, I get this warning:

 

the dimensions of this page are outside the possible range

 

In German:

die maße dieser seite befinden sich außerhalb des möglichen bereichs

 

How can i fix it?

Thanks

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Correct answer by Ton Frederiks | Adobe Community Professional

Best thing to do is update to 24.2.1 

But you can try to save as .ai with create PDF compatible file checked and rename the .ai file to .pdf (do it on a copy).

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what are the dimensions you have? can you show us what you have going on with the file?

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I tried PDF 1.6 and 1.7. Still the same message.

My dimensions: 15800px x 1080px

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I'm betting at least one of your dimensions is over 200". PDFs have a smaller max dimension than an AI file.

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And what is the solution?

I need the illustrator file as a pdf without deleting my content.

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Which version is this?

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Illustrator 2018

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You need to update to version 24.2.1 in order to save large documents.

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What are the dimensions of your file?

For the new large document dimensions in 24.2.1 you need pdf version 1.6 or later.

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How can I find out the dimension?

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Double click the Artboard tool for dimensions.

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And try PDF 1.6 or 1.7

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I tried PDF 1.6 and 1.7. Still the same message.

My dimensions: 15800px x 1080px

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Best thing to do is update to 24.2.1 

But you can try to save as .ai with create PDF compatible file checked and rename the .ai file to .pdf (do it on a copy).

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