PDF has white background when exported from Illustrator
I'm saving an Illustrator CS6 file as a PDF. The file has a transparent background, however when exported as a PDF and dropped into InDesign the file has a white background.
I've tried saving the file as different types of PDF but nothing has worked.
This is a recent problem that I've not had an issue with until the past two weeks.
Can anyone give any suggestions?
It seems that you're placing the PDF ignoring its transparency. In the file selection window shown when the â€œPlaceâ€ command is used, there's a checkbox (near the lower left corner of the window) â€œShow Import Optionsâ€. When checked it'll cause the said â€œimport optionsâ€ window to appear. Make sure that the â€œTransparent backgroundâ€ is selected there.