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InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics
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InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics

with Brian Wood

Video: Welcome

Hi, this is Brian Wood. I'm going to be hosting the InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics title here at Lynda.com. We're going to be talking a lot about different things. Things like tables of contents, books. All the things you want to learn more about, basically. So welcome, and join me inside.
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  1. 17s
    1. Welcome
      17s
  2. 33m 19s
    1. Quick and accurate guide placement
      4m 48s
    2. Using the Create Guides command
      3m 58s
    3. Working with document-based baseline grids
      7m 43s
    4. Working with frame-based baseline grids
      6m 26s
    5. Column guides
      4m 43s
    6. Guide preferences
      5m 41s
  3. 1h 18m
    1. Libraries
      14m 4s
    2. Snippets
      6m 50s
    3. Object styles
      15m 21s
    4. Anchored objects
      16m 37s
    5. Quick apply
      9m 17s
    6. Templates
      8m 12s
    7. Advanced preferences
      8m 2s
  4. 1h 18m
    1. Based-on master pages
      8m 29s
    2. Creating an initial single spread
      9m 28s
    3. Working with master page objects
      11m 5s
    4. Autoflow of text and master pages
      8m 52s
    5. Changing margins and columns
      7m 45s
    6. Section starts, prefixes and page numbering
      13m 6s
    7. Creating a master page from a spread
      8m 10s
    8. Sharing pages and masters between documents
      9m 13s
    9. Printing master pages as comps
      2m 42s
  5. 42m 41s
    1. Importing Word docs into InDesign
      9m 16s
    2. Importing Excel workbooks
      7m 49s
    3. Placing charts and graphs
      8m 22s
    4. A Word linking workflows
      17m 14s
  6. 45m 39s
    1. Footnotes
      16m 8s
    2. Data Merge intro
      4m 37s
    3. Data Merge setup
      14m 50s
    4. Merging data
      10m 4s
  7. 1h 5m
    1. Book workflows
      6m 55s
    2. Setting up a book
      4m 27s
    3. Synchronizing book documents
      10m 32s
    4. Page numbering across book documents
      11m 54s
    5. Preflighting a book
      5m 30s
    6. Packaging a book
      9m 5s
    7. Printing an entire book
      4m 35s
    8. Exporting a book to PDF
      6m 38s
    9. Book extras
      5m 36s
  8. 34m 38s
    1. Preparing for a TOC
      3m 9s
    2. Editing a TOC
      3m 8s
    3. Building a TOC
      12m 58s
    4. Creating and saving a TOC style
      7m 15s
    5. Creating a TOC for a book
      8m 8s
  9. 47m 4s
    1. Planning an index
      4m 38s
    2. Creating an index
      20m 54s
    3. Generating an index
      7m 58s
    4. Updating an index
      6m 49s
    5. Indexing and books
      6m 45s
  10. 19m 54s
    1. Table shortcuts
      10m 30s
    2. Table formatting
      9m 24s
  11. 1h 2m
    1. Hyperlinks
      17m 33s
    2. Bookmarks
      8m 53s
    3. Buttons
      11m 27s
    4. Adding movies and sounds
      12m 53s
    5. Creating a PDF
      5m 37s
    6. Creating and sharing Adobe PDF presets
      6m 8s
  12. 21m 56s
    1. InDesign and Bridge
      5m 55s
    2. Profile mismatches
      5m 11s
    3. Color management and output to print
      6m 16s
    4. Color management and output to PDF
      4m 34s
  13. 20m 26s
    1. Designing for use in GoLive
      5m 10s
    2. Packaging for GoLive
      15m 16s
  14. 43m 1s
    1. Why XML?
      7m 25s
    2. Structuring InDesign content
      14m 29s
    3. Exporting to XML
      4m 55s
    4. Importing XML
      16m 12s
  15. 23m 36s
    1. Using scripting to automate
      12m 25s
    2. Advanced find/change
      11m 11s
  16. 16s
    1. Goodbye
      16s

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InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics
10h 17m Intermediate Apr 10, 2006

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InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics delves into the more advanced features of Adobe InDesign CS2, including tools for working with long documents. The tutorial covers the program's features for dealing with books, indexes, and tables of contents, and teaches you how to use the automation tools like Scripts and Data Merge. Brian Wood, a certified Adobe Creative Suite 2 Master, also shares tips and tricks for working more efficiently in the program by using Snippets, Libraries, Object Styles, and more. This video tutorial is recommended for intermediate-level InDesign CS2 users, and those who have completed the InDesign CS2 Essential Training or its equivalent. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Topics include:
  • Efficient use of Guides and Grids
  • Saving time with expert tips and tricks
  • Importing and working with Word and Excel files
  • Managing long documents and books
  • Creating effective tables of contents and indexes
  • Color management and output
  • Exporting interactive content to PDF
  • Exporting to the Web
  • Introduction to XML, Data Merge, and scripting in InDesign
Subject:
Design
Software:
InDesign
Author:
Brian Wood

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Hi, this is Brian Wood. I'm going to be hosting the InDesign CS2 Beyond the Basics title here at Lynda.com. We're going to be talking a lot about different things. Things like tables of contents, books. All the things you want to learn more about, basically. So welcome, and join me inside.

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