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QuarkXPress 6 Essential Training

with David Reeser

Video: textbox tool

Learn the fundamentals of using tools, setting up pages, working with text, working with graphics, and outputting to PDF.
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  1. 18s
    1. welcome
  2. 20m 53s
    1. the work area
      4m 50s
    2. navigating
      3m 22s
    3. using undo
      1m 14s
    4. measurement
      4m 52s
    5. working with items
      6m 35s
  3. 40m 33s
    1. item tool
      4m 20s
    2. content tool
      4m 11s
    3. textbox tool
      3m 50s
    4. bezier textbox tool
      4m 56s
    5. freehand textbox tool
      4m 3s
    6. textpath tool
      4m 20s
    7. rotate tool
      1m 39s
    8. line tool
      5m 47s
    9. tables tool
      2m 21s
    10. linking tools
      1m 40s
    11. scissors tool
    12. starburst tool
      2m 48s
  4. 25m 32s
    1. creating a new project
      3m 40s
    2. adding pages
      1m 38s
    3. master pages
      14m 7s
    4. adding text and graphics
      6m 7s
  5. 53m 30s
    1. linking text
      3m 23s
    2. runaround
      5m 2s
    3. textbox frame color
      3m 9s
    4. dropcaps, tabs, rules
      6m 29s
    5. tracking, kerning, leading
      8m 43s
    6. stylesheets
      10m 32s
    7. synchronizing text
      2m 45s
    8. check spelling
      1m 58s
    9. turning text into a bezier box
      4m 20s
    10. fractions and prices
      1m 32s
    11. anchor boxes
      2m 49s
    12. special character jumplines
      2m 48s
  6. 50m 48s
    1. importing pictures
      4m 38s
    2. scaling and fitting a picture
      7m 29s
    3. clipping paths
      12m 27s
    4. working with color
      11m 33s
    5. combining boxes
      2m 15s
    6. putting frames around boxes
      3m 59s
    7. blended backgrounds
      3m 44s
    8. line colors
      1m 37s
    9. importing pdfs
      3m 6s
  7. 8m 30s
    1. creating a logo
      8m 30s
  8. 14m 18s
    1. creating new tables
      9m 12s
    2. text to table
      3m 44s
    3. converting tables to boxes
      1m 22s
  9. 22m 52s
    1. lists
      5m 52s
    2. libraries
      3m 54s
    3. books
      9m 34s
    4. indexes
      3m 32s
  10. 17m 26s
    1. creating web documents
      14m 45s
    2. exporting into html
      2m 41s
  11. 17m 25s
    1. collect for output
      3m 13s
    2. outputting to a pdf
      4m 54s
    3. printing
      9m 18s
  12. 6s
    1. goodbye

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QuarkXPress 6 Essential Training
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QuarkXPress 6 Essential Training is a movie-based workshop developed for beginning QuarkXPress users. It is intended to help those interested in page design learn the basic tools and features of this powerful program. Using simple step-by-step exercises, you will learn the fundamentals of using the tools, setting up pages, working with text, working with graphics, outputting to PDF and much more. Get up to speed quickly with this time-tested professional page design program. Exercise files accompany the training, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Topics include:
  • The tools
  • Setting up pages
  • Master pages
  • Working with text & graphics
  • Paragraph styles
  • Clipping paths
  • Creating a logo
  • Tables
  • Lists
  • Books
  • Libraries
  • Web documents
  • Output PDF
  • Printing

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