With its ability to find and replace character patterns in documents, GREP helps designers and editors work quickly and efficiently. Over the course of InDesign: 10 Things to Know About GREP, David Blatner demonstrates how to use GREP codes to improve workflow. He teaches GREP search techniques using patterns of numbers or letters or strings of words. David even shows how to use text patterns within a document. Exercise files accompany the course.
Using pre-built find/change expressions
Reordering names in an exported list from a database
Working with GREP and fonts
Establishing character formats with GREP style
Using escape characters to customize code
Accessing the fly-out menus to specify search commands