InCopy CS2 Essential Training
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InCopy CS2 Essential Training

with Colin Fleming

Video: Welcome

InCopy CS2 Essential Training teaches you how InCopy, in conjunction with InDesign, can facilitate the print publishing workflows between designers, editors, and writers. Adobe Certified Instructor Colin Fleming shows you how each project contributor can use InCopy in a way that is relevant to his or her particular tasks. Editors and writers will learn how to use InCopy CS2's editing tools, including styles, notes, text macros, and the thesaurus. They will also see how InCopy works with InDesign layouts. Designers will learn about InDesign CS2's new InCopy tools, how to export content for external editing with InCopy, and how to incorporate those edits back into layouts. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.
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  1. 15m 59s
    1. Welcome
      37s
    2. Basic workflow terminology
      3m 17s
    3. Workflow overview
      5m 13s
    4. The big picture
      6m 52s
  2. 34m 46s
    1. Workflow overview: providing a context
      4m 33s
    2. Setting User ID in InDesign
      59s
    3. Exporting layout elements for InCopy use
      4m 15s
    4. Creating and updating Assignment files
      9m 41s
    5. File check in/checkout
      2m 56s
    6. Using Notes
      8m 12s
    7. Updating links
      4m 10s
  3. 5m 57s
    1. Copyfit in the Info palette
      3m 2s
    2. Copyfit in the Story Editor
      2m 55s
  4. 1m 46s
    1. Dealing with late assignments
      1m 46s
  5. 7m 3s
    1. Unlinking files
      2m 33s
    2. Packaging your work
      4m 30s
  6. 37m 47s
    1. Workflow overview: tools and working with a context
      59s
    2. The document window
      7m 21s
    3. Palettes 101
      4m 31s
    4. Special palette powers in InCopy CS2
      4m 6s
    5. Customizing and saving your workspace
      1m 54s
    6. Essential preferences
      5m 3s
    7. Galley and story preferences
      4m 58s
    8. Setting user ID
      1m 39s
    9. Controlling appearances
      2m 23s
    10. Checking files in and out
      4m 53s
  7. 7m 31s
    1. Creating new files
      7m 31s
  8. 22m 28s
    1. Using the tools
      16m 7s
    2. Position tool options
      1m 19s
    3. Inline notes and InDesign users
      5m 2s
  9. 18m 33s
    1. Placing text, Word and RTF files
      6m 25s
    2. Opening Word files with InCopy
      3m 46s
    3. Using presets when placing Word files
      8m 22s
  10. 7m 22s
    1. Track changes
      7m 22s
  11. 33m 18s
    1. Formatting with the Character palette
      11m 35s
    2. Formatting with the Paragraph palette
      21m 43s
  12. 34m 14s
    1. Paragraph vs. character styles: creating styles by example
      9m 43s
    2. Editing and updating styles
      8m 2s
    3. Clearing style overrides
      7m 48s
    4. Importing styles
      6m 38s
    5. The basic paragraph style
      2m 3s
  13. 11m 39s
    1. Achieving copyfit
      11m 39s
  14. 6m 3s
    1. Creating text macros
      6m 3s
  15. 23m 56s
    1. Working with dictionaries
      12m 20s
    2. Dynamic Spellcheck
      3m 59s
    3. AutoCorrect
      4m 1s
    4. Using the Thesaurus
      3m 36s
  16. 6m 14s
    1. Placing graphics and using the Position tool
      6m 14s
  17. 6m 26s
    1. Printing from InCopy CS2
      6m 26s
  18. 5m 4s
    1. Using InCopy as a freelance writer or editor
      5m 4s
  19. 4m 57s
    1. Converting workflows from InCopy CS to InCopy CS2
      4m 57s
  20. 19s
    1. Goodbye
      19s

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InCopy CS2 Essential Training teaches you how InCopy, in conjunction with InDesign, can facilitate the print publishing workflows between designers, editors, and writers. Adobe Certified Instructor Colin Fleming shows you how each project contributor can use InCopy in a way that is relevant to his or her particular tasks. Editors and writers will learn how to use InCopy CS2's editing tools, including styles, notes, text macros, and the thesaurus. They will also see how InCopy works with InDesign layouts. Designers will learn about InDesign CS2's new InCopy tools, how to export content for external editing with InCopy, and how to incorporate those edits back into layouts. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Topics include:
  • Editorial vs. design-driven workflows
  • Project management
  • Establishing roles and privileges
  • Creating Assignments
  • Efficient formatting with Styles
  • Tracking and accepting changes
  • Making text fit
  • Cleaning up text with macros
  • Dictionaries, Spell Check and Auto Correct
  • InDesign CS2 integration
Subject:
Design
Software:
InCopy
Author:
Colin Fleming

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