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Design Visual Communications - Index

 

InDesign Projects: Weekly Layout

 

D1

Workspace

1: Document Window

2: Navigating Document

3: Measurements & Rulers

4: Positioning Panels

5: Workspaces & Custom Workspaces

6: View Options

7: New Window

D2

Tool Panel

8: Tool Panel - contextual menus

9: Quick Apply

D3

Creating Documents

10: New Document

11: Saving Documents

12: Using Undo

13: Margin & Column Guides

14: Layout Adjustment

15: Ruler Guides

16: Libraries & Snippets

17: Exporting to an earlier program version: CS3 > CS2: backward compatability

D4

Managing Pages

18: Managing Pages

19: Page Numbering Options

20: Master Pages - creating & applying

21: Overriding Master Page Items

22: Parent/Child Master Pages

23: Moving Master Pages between documents

D5

Text

24: Text Frames

25: Typing & editing text

26: Placeholder text

27: Special Characters

28: Importing Text

D6

29: Threading Text Frames

30: Text Frame Options

31: Vertical Justification

D7

32: Text on a Path

33: Story Editor

34: Spelling

35: Finding & Changing Text

36: Text Variables

D8

Graphics

37: Importing Graphics

38: Importing InDesign files

39: Frame fitting options

D9

Links

40: Links panel

41: Edit - Original

42: Transparency & Clipping Paths

D10

Colorizing Black & White Images

43: Colorizing image in a frame

44: Image layers in PSD files / turning on/off

45:Copying & Pasting from Illustrator

D11

Formatting Objects

46: Selecting Objects - Groups of Objects

47: Basic Strokes and Fills

48: Colorizing Text & Objects

49: Stroke Panel

D12

Effects

50: Transparency and effects controls

51: Drop Shadows

52: Feathering - Effects menu

53: additional effects

54: Eyedropper tool

55: Finding & changing object formatting

D13

Managing Objects

56: Managing Objects

57: Layers & Layers panel

58: Nesting Objects

59: Corner Effects

60: Grouping & locking objects

D14

61: Aligning & distributing objects

62: Align Panel

63: Text Wrap Panel

64: Editing Text Wrap

65: Anchored Objects

D15

Transforming Objects

66: Duplicating objects

67: Rotating

68: Scaling

69: Skewing

70: Mirroring

71: Transform Again

D16

Character Formatting

72: Basic Character Formatting

73: Advanced Character Styling

74: Changing Case - CAPS

75: Open Type Features:

76: Finding & Changing Text Formatting

77: The Find Font Command

D17

Paragraph Formatting

78: Paragraph Formatting

79: Drop Caps

80: Hyphenation

81: Justification

82: Tabs

83: Align to Baseline Grid

84: Keep Options Command

85: Paragraph Rules

86: Automatic Bullets

87: Numbering Paragraphs

D18

Character Styles

88: Character Styles

89: Paragraph Styles

90: Nested Styles

91: Object Styles

92: Load Styles

D19

Working with Tables

93: Creating a Table

94: Adjusting Rows and Columns

95: Adding and deleting rows and columns

96: Formatting a table

97: Formatting cells

98: Headers and Footers

99: Table Styles

100: Placing Graphics in cells

101: Working with Microsoft Word and Excel tables

D20

Color

102: Creating color swatches

103: Unnamed colors

104: Tint swatches

105: Gradient Swatches

106: Applying Gradients

107: Overprinting

108: Seperations preview

Exporting

109: Exporting a PDF

110: Snippets and INX

111: Exporting Stories

112: Exporting a JPG

113: Exporting and EPS

Printing

114: Preflight

115: Packaging for Output

116: The Print Dialouge Box