How to prepare a PDF file with a die-cut line for printing

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Learn how to make die-cut lines for printing. We are using Adobe Illustrator with a spot color. We will also show you how to export Adobe Illustrator files to PDF format.

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Learn how to make die-cut lines for printing. We are using Adobe Illustrator with a spot color. We will also show you how to export Adobe Illustrator files to PDF format. This way you will receive print-ready pdf files. Cloudprinter or your print partner will need these files. 
Save yourself time and costs by doing it correctly right away.

Create a new layer with a die-cut contour and set 'Overprint' contour in the Attributes. Then you need to create a New swatch as spot color and export the PDF file with the specified settings.

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