N.S.L: WEEK 133 – Illustrator CC 17.1: “Custom Tools Panels” New Feature

Creative Cloud users!!! We got some new toys to play with =D

The release of Adobe Illustrator CC 17.1 brings in a list of exciting new features. This week I focused on a feature that wasn’t as exciting but it’s probably my favorite! I’ve been wanting this feature for a long time =)


New Feature in Adobe Illustrator for Creative Cloud
This is how you create a new Custom Tools Panel.

In order to create a new Tools Panel, go to the Window menu at the top and find “Tools” as shown above. When you choose that option, you will be given a window that allows you to give your new panel a custom name. The new panel is very basic and you add in the tools you need.


How to manage your Custom Tools Panels in AiCC
This window allows you to manage your Tools Panels

You also have a panel to manage your Custom Panels. In here, you have to options of copying an existing panel, renaming a panel, and deleting a panel.


I got my info from:

Illustrator Help



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If you look up #NSL133 you should be able to follow my week, all of the videos I studied for this one, and other Tweets related to this post. Images looked best on FireFox when this post was created.


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