How to Save a Illustrator File as a Jpeg

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Does Illustrator make your head spin? Not sure where to find the JPEG file option? Here’s how to save a Illustrator file as a Jpeg.

How to Save a Illustrator File as a Jpeg

Adobe Illustrator is a useful image editing software beloved by graphic designers and artists worldwide. However, sometimes the app can feel a bit obtuse. For instance, hitting “Save as” doesn’t give you many image options. Luckily, we’ll show you exactly how to save an Adobe Illustrator File as a Jpeg.

How to Save a Illustrator File as a Jpeg

To save an Illustrator file as a Jpeg:

  1. Click File.
  2. Hover over Export.
  3. Click Export As.
  4. Name your file and select the location.
  5. Next to Save as type, select JPEG (*JPG).
  6. Click the Export button.
  7. Hit the OK button.

And there you have it! You’ve now successfully saved your Illustrator file as a JPEG, which can be great for web use.

Watch the handy video below if you’re having problems:

FAQ

How do I save an Illustrator File as a JPEG without bleeding?

To save an Illustrator file as a JPEG without bleeding, you need to change the transparency to rasterize. To do this, go to the “Object” menu and select “Rasterize.” A new window will open; select “Transparency” from the drop-down menu and click “OK.” This will change the transparency of your file and prevent any unwanted bleeding.

How do I save an Illustrator File as a JPEG on a Mac?

To save an Illustrator file as a JPEG on a Mac, select “File” > “Export” > “Export As.” Choose JPEG from the drop-down list of formats, then click “Export.”

How do I save an Illustrator artboard separately as a JPEG?

To save an Illustrator artboard as a JPEG, first, open the artboard in Illustrator. Next, go to File > Export > Export As. In the Export window that opens, select JPEG from the Format drop-down menu. Finally, click Export and choose a location to save the file.

How do I convert a logo to a JPEG in Illustrator?

To convert a logo to a JPEG in Illustrator, open the logo file in Illustrator and select ‘File > Export > Export As.’ Choose JPEG from the drop-down menu and click ‘Export.’

What is bleed in Illustrator?

In vector drawing applications like Adobe Illustrator, bleed is the term used to describe the printing that extends beyond the edge of the sheet before trimming.

How do I save an Illustrator File as a PNG?

To save an Illustrator file as a PNG, first open the file in Illustrator. Then, go to File > Save As. In the Save As dialog box, choose PNG from the Format drop-down menu. Finally, click Save.

How do I save an Illustrator File as a JPEG without losing quality?

There are a few ways to do this, but the best way is to first save your Illustrator file as a PDF. Once you have done that, you can then open the PDF in Photoshop and save it as a JPEG.

How do I save a 300 dpi JPEG in Illustrator?

Open your file in Adobe Illustrator. Go to “File” > “Export” and select “JPEG” from the drop-down menu. In the “Export” window, select “300 dpi” from the “Resolution” drop-down menu. Click “Export” to save your file.

Adobe Illustrator can be purchased on the Adobe Website.

For more Illustrator walkthroughs, see our Illustrator Section.