Adobe InDesign CS2 Classroom in a Book by Adobe Creative Team

By Adobe Creative Team

With its ever-tightening integration with Adobe's complete suite of inventive items and its personal more and more subtle function set, InDesign is profitable legions of Quark and FrameMaker converts. if you are between them-or if you might have made up our minds to stay away from these courses altogether-you want this publication. In those pages, the Adobe inventive group makes use of a chain of project-based classes to supply an intensive grounding within the InDesign university of web page layout. you can find step by step classes in InDesign CS2 basics plus lots of the complicated tips and methods you want to take your web page designs to the subsequent point. The workbook-style structure contains self-paced classes by way of evaluate inquiries to make stronger the data and a CD with the entire documents required to accomplish the book's initiatives. all through, exact concentration is given to the good points new to InDesign CS: the recent Adobe Bridge dossier browser; item kinds, snippets, smarter textual content dealing with, the facility to conceal or convey layers in Photoshop and PDF records, and masses extra.

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Choose Edit > Select All to select the text in all the frames of the story. 40 41 4. Choose Type > Paragraph Styles to display the Paragraph Styles palette. 5. In the Paragraph Styles palette, click Body Text to format the entire story with the Body Text style. You can also apply styles from the Character and Paragraph Formatting Control palettes by selecting the style name from the drop-down menu. 6. Choose Edit > Deselect All to deselect the text. 41 42 Now you'll apply a different paragraph style to the first paragraph of the story.

View full size image] You can also divide a single text box into multiple columns by selecting the box and setting the number of columns in the Control palette. This allows you to create multiple columns of type without flowing text. 32 33 Threading text Clicking the out port and then linking to a text frame is called manual threading. 1. Using the Selection tool ( ), click the out port in the second column on page 3. This prepares InDesign CS2 to flow the overset text from this text frame to another frame.

2. Choose the Selection tool ( ) and click to select the picture of the crescent moon. 39 40 3. Using the Control palette, choose 50% from the X Scale %, which is the top of the two scaling values in the Control palette. Both the vertical and horizontal sizes adjust proportionally. This is because the Constrain Proportions for Scaling button ( ) is selected to the right of the scaling percentages. You can deselect this button, if you wish, to adjust one value independent of the other. As a general rule, bitmap images, such as those scanned or taken with a digital camera, should not be scaled disproportionately and should not be scaled beyond 120% of their original size, due to the possible loss of quality.

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