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InDesign: 2013 Creative Cloud Updates
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InDesign: 2013 Creative Cloud Updates

with Justin Seeley

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mmm. Hey, there. My name is Justin Seeley and I'm a staff author here at lynda.com. I want to welcome you to InDesign Creative Cloud Updates. This course is going to be a little bit different than other our normal courses here at lynda.com because as Adobe continues to add things to InDesign via its Creative Cloud subscription service, we're going to continue to update this course to reflect those changes. So far, Adobe's added some pretty nice new features to InDesign via the Creative Cloud, and I'm excited to share some of those with you in this course. We'll start off by talking about InDesign's all new Interface. As you'll soon see it's a lot different than it used to be. Next, we'll cover several UI and performance enhancements that have made their way into InDesign including, the enhanced font menu and the revamped New Document dialogue box.

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InDesign: 2013 Creative Cloud Updates
41m 17s Intermediate May 06, 2013 Updated Jan 16, 2014

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Adobe InDesign has transformed into InDesign CC, a sleek 64-bit application with an ever-evolving toolset. But how do these changes impact designers? In this course, get an insider's take on the new feature set and performance enhancements that ship with the latest update to Creative Cloud. Author Justin Seeley reviews the most compelling features in InDesign, including HiDPI and retina display support, the modern dark interface, EPUB enhancements, and QR code generation.

Note: Adobe Creative Cloud is updated on a regular basis. We will add more tutorials as features are added or changed, so check back often.

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Justin Seeley

Welcome

mmm. Hey, there. My name is Justin Seeley and I'm a staff author here at lynda.com. I want to welcome you to InDesign Creative Cloud Updates. This course is going to be a little bit different than other our normal courses here at lynda.com because as Adobe continues to add things to InDesign via its Creative Cloud subscription service, we're going to continue to update this course to reflect those changes. So far, Adobe's added some pretty nice new features to InDesign via the Creative Cloud, and I'm excited to share some of those with you in this course. We'll start off by talking about InDesign's all new Interface. As you'll soon see it's a lot different than it used to be. Next, we'll cover several UI and performance enhancements that have made their way into InDesign including, the enhanced font menu and the revamped New Document dialogue box.

The latter portion of this course is dedicated to ePubs. As Epubs continue to grow in popularity, so does it's feature set inside of InDesign. And I'll show you some of the more prominent changes that you can expect to see. As I said, if and when Adobe decides to drop new updates to InDesign via the Creative Cloud, we'll be updating this course as well. So, if you'd like to stay up-to-date on all the latest InDesign happenings, be sure to add this course to one of your playlists or your queue. It's an exciting time in the world of creative software, and I'm glad that I get to be the one to help guide you through it. If you're ready, let's jump right in and begin our look at InDesign Creative Cloud Updates.

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Q: This course was updated on 01/16/2014. What changed?

A: When Creative Cloud applications are updated, we refresh our training to make sure it covers the latest features and interface changes from Adobe. This update includes a review of important EPUB changes and changes to hyperlink behaviors.

 
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