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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3 Essential Training

with Mark Abdelnour

Video: Welcome to CorelDRAW X3

Confidently tackle a wide variety of projects, from logos and web graphics to multi-page marketing brochures.
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  1. 33m 30s
    1. Welcome to CorelDRAW X3
      1m 34s
    2. What's new in CorelDRAW X3
      13m 27s
    3. Getting assistance
      10m 21s
    4. Vector vs. rasters/bitmaps
      8m 8s
  2. 26m 9s
    1. Welcome to the Welcome Screen
      3m 17s
    2. Touring the user interface
      8m 47s
    3. Creating drawings
      6m 10s
    4. Saving your masterpieces
      7m 55s
  3. 32m 3s
    1. Working with multiple pages
      10m 50s
    2. Customizing the page layout
      7m 23s
    3. Working with Guidelines and the Snap To options
      13m 50s
  4. 45m 4s
    1. Drawing shapes
      7m 9s
    2. Polygons, stars, and graph paper
      5m 59s
    3. The Perfect Shapes Collection
      9m 4s
    4. Lines and curves
      9m 28s
    5. Node editing using the Shape Tool
      13m 24s
  5. 56m 27s
    1. Selecting/deleting objects
      10m 27s
    2. Modifying objects
      11m 15s
    3. Arranging objects
      15m 53s
    4. Working with multiple objects
      6m 15s
    5. Converting objects
      9m 38s
    6. Locking objects
      2m 59s
  6. 35m 42s
    1. Cut, copy and paste
      7m 2s
    2. Duplicating and cloning objects
      10m 11s
    3. Using the Step and Repeat docker
      7m 39s
    4. Undo/redo/repeat
      5m 46s
    5. Working with symbols
      5m 4s
  7. 26m 46s
    1. Working with the Text Tool to create Artistic Text
      5m 25s
    2. Fitting text to a path
      6m 57s
    3. The character formatting docker
      5m 3s
    4. Spelling and Quickcorrect
      9m 21s
  8. 32m 56s
    1. Working with the Text Tool to create Paragraph Text
      7m 19s
    2. The paragraph formatting docker
      5m 52s
    3. Linking paragraph text frames
      8m 51s
    4. Working with columns
      4m 19s
    5. Additional paragraph features
      6m 35s
  9. 41m 40s
    1. Introducing color palettes
      5m 21s
    2. Color filling options
      13m 20s
    3. Color outline objects
      8m 49s
    4. Using the Eyedropper and Paintbucket Tools
      7m 57s
    5. Using the Smartfill Tool
      6m 13s
  10. 27m 24s
    1. Working with layers
      13m 15s
    2. Layer properties
      8m 23s
    3. Using the master layer
      5m 46s
  11. 26m 30s
    1. View modes
      7m 52s
    2. Preview modes
      6m 0s
    3. Using the View Manager
      5m 14s
    4. Using the Zoom Tool
      7m 24s
  12. 12m 32s
    1. Find and replace objects
      8m 48s
    2. Find and replace text
      3m 44s
  13. 35m 58s
    1. Applying effects to a bitmap
      16m 35s
    2. Using the Image Adjustment Lab
      7m 31s
    3. Cropping bitmaps
      3m 41s
    4. Converting vector objects to bitmaps
      8m 11s
  14. 27m 7s
    1. Shaping objects
      8m 46s
    2. PowerClipping objects
      6m 42s
    3. Adding envelopes
      7m 55s
    4. Working the corners
      3m 44s
  15. 1h 1m
    1. Interactive Blend Tool
      7m 30s
    2. Interactive Contour Tool
      6m 4s
    3. Interactive Distortion Tool
      11m 15s
    4. Interactive Drop Shadow Tool
      7m 13s
    5. Interactive Extrude Tool
      7m 49s
    6. Interactive Transparency Tool
      7m 48s
    7. Interactive Fill Tool
      13m 31s
  16. 19m 4s
    1. Adding perspective
      4m 16s
    2. Using the lens effect
      9m 40s
    3. Adding bevels
      5m 8s
  17. 24m 45s
    1. Importing and exporting Files
      9m 59s
    2. Publish to PDF
      8m 16s
    3. Export for Office
      6m 30s
  18. 23m 5s
    1. Working Your workspace
      7m 27s
    2. Customizing your toolbars and menus
      9m 2s
    3. Customizing your color palettes
      6m 36s
  19. 16m 35s
    1. Printing basics explained
      7m 10s
    2. Print preview basics
      9m 25s
  20. 46m 2s
    1. Using Corel Capture
      9m 37s
    2. Tracing bitmaps using PowerTrace
      12m 4s
    3. CorelPHOTO PAINT: Cutout Lab
      8m 14s
    4. CorelPHOTO PAINT: Effects
      7m 48s
    5. Working with the Corel Design Collection
      8m 19s
  21. 12s
    1. Goodbye

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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3 Essential Training
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With CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3, you can confidently tackle a wide variety of projects, from logos and Web graphics to multi-page marketing brochures. In CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3 Essential Training, Mark Abdelnour teaches you the essential tools and techniques you'll need to start using this powerful software collection effectively. Mark begins with an overview of the interface and moves on to cover basic drawing, coloring, and editing. He then advances to transparency, type, the new Interactive Design Tools, special effects, and much more. Tips and specific examples that teach users how to improve workflows and maximize productivity are also included. This training is flexible, so experienced CorelDRAW users can go directly to the movies on features new to X3, while beginning users can watch all of the movies in progression. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.


Welcome to CorelDRAW X3

- Hello. My name is Mark Abledore. And I'm pleased and privileged to deliver these videos and be your guide through this Corel Graphics Suite X3 video series. I worked at Corel for over ten years in various training and support roles, and CorelDRAW has always played a part in my various jobs. I'd like to begin this video presentation by introducing you to the starring modules in this suite of products. First and foremost, CorelDRAW X3, a graphics design application.

Corel PhotoPaint X3, a professional image editing application. Corel PowerTrace, a bitmap to vector conversion tool. And last but not least, Corel Capture, a one click screen capture utility program. So beginning users want to learn the essentials. So this title will begin by covering the basics, like introductions to the user interface, getting the help you need, and drawing shapes. It continues by moving through shaping objects, working with effects and interactive tools, and working with text.

Followed by more advanced tools, like working with layers, importing and exporting files, and printing and publishing your work. If you are a premium subscriber to the online training library, or purchased the CD version of this title, you'll have access to the exercise files and you can work along with me. So I hope you enjoy learning as much as I enjoyed working on this title. So if you're ready, let's get started.

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