Ever wish that you could create high fidelity design mock-ups with the ability to make global color changes? Well, with Illustrator you can do exactly that.
Here’s How it Works
Create a new swatch in the swatches pallet
Save the Swatch as “Global”
When the swatch options dialog opens up check the “Global” option and then hit “Ok” to save the new swatch
Identify Global Swatches
If a swatch is “Global” it will have a white triangle on the bottom right hand corner of its icon in the swatches pallet
Change the Color and Watch it Update
If you need to change a color globally on a bunch of items it’s as simple as double clicking the icon in the swatches pallet, changing the color, and..
Turn into this:
All in a matter of seconds!