(see also: Job Properties Overview)
Use the Step and Repeat tool to create textile patterns by repeating jobs over the selected area with certain drop styles and/or mirroring. This feature leaves no space between copies of the image so that a seamless pattern can be created. The original design will need to be designed so that all edges match up if you want a repeating pattern.
- Click Step and Repeat to enable the feature
The size of the area in which the job will be repeated
Use Media Size
Selecting this option will fill the entire media size defined on the layout tab.
Specify a specific area in width and height
|Number of rows
Selecting this option will repeat the job across the media width for the specified amount of rows
Define the offset between one repeat and the next.
Select whether the drop is vertical or horizontal
This drop down contains the most common types of drops
Specify an exact amount of offset for the drop
Selecting this option will mirror each repeat versus the previous one. You can select horizontal, vertical or both.
This option will display lines around each repeat in the preview
No Drop, Mirrored both Horizontally and Vertically:
Vertical 1/3 drop:
Horizontal 1/2 drop: