Using AI CS5:
I work in a native file, SAVE AS a PDF. 
I have searched the Knowledgebase, but am not asking the key words, apparently.

I do NOT want AI to replace the Native file with the PDF on my SCREEN, so I can keep working. ( I am working on quick style changes in the document, making 4-5 versions, and I forgot to manually close out the pdf and get back to the native file-grrrr). 

I know I an turn that feature off somewhere in the Preferences of other programs, but I can't find it in AI, and am in need of what one would call that command. 

Very much appreciated.
Linda M. Feltner Artist, LLC
P.O. Box 325
Hereford, AZ 85615
(520) 803-0538

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