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InDesign is the premiere page layout application used in modern desktop publishing. In this easy to follow, hands-on course, veteran software trainer Geoff Blake will introduce you to InDesign, and get you up to speed quickly. First, you’ll discover the InDesign interface and learn how to navigate through document layouts quickly. Then, you’ll see how to set up your documents, including how layouts need to be set for commercial reproduction. Next, it’s on to handling text, text frames, and how to thread text frames together. Then, you’ll see how to work with a variety of shapes, mix new colours, and import graphics into your layouts. Finally, you’ll see how to convert your layouts to static images and PDF documents for sharing with co-workers. All this and more awaits, so let’s get started!
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|Section 1: Introduction|
Launching Adobe InDesign CCPreview
|Section 2: The InDesign Environment|
Touring the InterfacePreview
Zooming, Navigating And Getting Around
A Quick Note On Display Performance
Creating Custom Workspaces
|Section 3: Working With Documents|
Creating New Documents
Setting Up Multiple Columns
Setting Your Document Up For Offset Printing
Using Rulers And Guides
InDesign’s Preview Mode
Inserting, Deleting, And Rearranging Pages
|Section 4: Handling Text In InDesign|
Creating Text Frames & Importing Text
Adjusting Text Frames
Setting Text Frame Options
Threading Text Frames
Basic Text Formatting
Advanced Text Formatting
|Section 5: Working With Shapes, Colours & Graphics|
Creating Shapes And Working With Colour
Applying Strokes To Shapes
Managing Objects In Your Layout
Inserting Images Into Your Layout
Fitting Graphics Within Frames
|Section 6: Saving & Exporting Your Work|
Saving And Exporting Layouts
Exporting Your Work As A PDF
|Section 7: Wrapping Up|
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