You just created an image/layout in Adobe Animate (previously Flash), and need to transfer it to a design in Illustrator. What file format works best?
File format XML (for Flash CS to CS4) or SVG (CS5 or higher) works best to convert flash files to a format that Illustrator can read.
When manipulating a file with a smart object in it, how do you isolate the smart object in order to edit it?
Right-click on the smart object's layer in the Layer panel and select "Edit Contents."
What are the ways you can make a clipping mask (when you have 2+ selected objects)?
1) Right-click on artboard and select "Make Clipping Mask" from the drop down menu. 2) Use shortcut Command+7. 3) Choose menu Object--Clipping Mask--Make.