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Using the exercise files

From: InDesign CS6 New Features

Video: Using the exercise files

If you are a Premium member of the lynda.com Online Training Library, or if you're watching this tutorial on a DVD-ROM, then you have access to the exercise files used throughout this title. They're in one folder, and if you open them up, you'll see that they're divided by chapter, very clearly. And then within each chapter, for every video, they're in their own subfolder. So in the video where I talk about using scaling, then I have a couple of InDesign files right there.

Using the exercise files

If you are a Premium member of the lynda.com Online Training Library, or if you're watching this tutorial on a DVD-ROM, then you have access to the exercise files used throughout this title. They're in one folder, and if you open them up, you'll see that they're divided by chapter, very clearly. And then within each chapter, for every video, they're in their own subfolder. So in the video where I talk about using scaling, then I have a couple of InDesign files right there.

Many of the InDesign files have images placed in them, and they are all linking to this external Links folder right here. So just keep the Links folder exactly where it is in relationship with the internal InDesign files and you won't need to relink anything. If for some reason you do need to relink, this is the folder that you want to point to. If you're a Monthly member or Annual member of lynda.com, you don't have access to these exercise files, but you can follow along from scratch with your own files. So let's get started!

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InDesign CS6 New Features

34 video lessons · 17748 viewers

Anne-Marie Concepción
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  1. 1m 59s
    1. Welcome
      57s
    2. Using the exercise files
      1m 2s
  2. 14m 23s
    1. Exploring interface tweaks
      6m 56s
    2. Examining the new tools and dialog boxes
      7m 27s
  3. 32m 41s
    1. Working with the Conveyer tool
      10m 7s
    2. Linking objects
      12m 11s
    3. Mapping styles
      10m 23s
  4. 50m 5s
    1. Understanding flexible layouts
      8m 16s
    2. Working with Alternate Layout
      12m 52s
    3. Understanding Liquid Layout rules
      7m 30s
    4. Using the basic Liquid Page Rule options: Scale, Re-center, and Based on Master
      6m 52s
    5. Applying guide-based Liquid Layout rules
      8m 10s
    6. Applying object-based Liquid Layout rules
      6m 25s
  5. 14m 51s
    1. Working with flexible columns
      3m 27s
    2. Auto-sizing text frames
      5m 28s
    3. Exploring the primary text frame
      5m 56s
  6. 8m 15s
    1. Accessing recently used fonts
      2m 9s
    2. Applying Keep settings to spans and tables
      2m 45s
    3. Fitting frames to different types of text content
      3m 21s
  7. 28m 27s
    1. Using advanced EPUB 2 export controls
      9m 12s
    2. Exporting an EPUB 3
      9m 16s
    3. Inserting HTML and Edge content
      9m 59s
  8. 28m 4s
    1. Reviewing the new Form tools
      7m 21s
    2. Creating and previewing a basic form
      14m 40s
    3. Testing the form in Acrobat
      6m 3s
  9. 21m 24s
    1. Aligning selections to a key object
      2m 17s
    2. Using Save As to create a file for earlier versions of InDesign
      1m 40s
    3. Retaining table headers and footers
      2m 58s
    4. Importing RTFD and exporting to PNG
      4m 38s
    5. Using smart math in fields
      2m 13s
    6. Exporting interactive PDFs as pages
      1m 9s
    7. Previewing and exporting grayscale PDFs
      2m 22s
    8. Using the new world language support
      4m 7s
  10. 1m 6s
    1. Next steps
      1m 6s

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