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Text on Paths with Vertical Strokes, Please!


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What does this mean exactly? Text on paths.  With vertical strokes.  As a long time user of both of those programs, I feel like it must be something I've used all the time, but I don't recognize it from the description.  I wonder if you are describing text on a path with the "arched" effect vs the "arc" effect.  The arch is vertical, while the arc causes the vertical part of the letters to follows the angle of the path.

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I interpret it as 

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Currently I know of no simple straightforward way to do vertical text.

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50 minutes ago, Kuttyjoe said:

What does this mean exactly?

Hi @j_random_guy and @Kuttyjoe

I'm not the OP but I've seen this post earlier this day. I understood the question that he or she is looking for something like this:

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This can be accomplished to some extent in APh with the Mesh Warp Tool. But it is not very exact because it is not possible to constrain the moves to a vertical direction.

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  • 9 months later...

You cannot do this in Designer, but in Photo you can do it with Filter > Distort > Shear.

John

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