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QuarkXPress 7 New Features
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QuarkXPress 7 New Features

with Jay Nelson

Video: Welcome

Hello. My name is Jay Nelson. I'm the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. I'll be your guide for this QuarkXPress 7 New Features training video. In it we'll cover all of the features in QuarkXPress 7, including the interface enhancements, how to take advantage of the new transparency and drop shadow features, image editing and adding effects to pictures, improvements to typography, a much for interesting tables feature. We'll cover how QuarkXPress integrates with other applications and file formats such as Photoshop, Excel, PDF, and Flash.
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  1. 49m 13s
    1. Welcome
      57s
    2. Setting up for exercise files
      5m 39s
    3. Single layout
      1m 43s
    4. Appending layouts from other projects
      3m 2s
    5. Identifying layers by color
      2m 16s
    6. Proofing output onscreen
      4m 41s
    7. New display technology: XDraw
      1m 55s
    8. Enhanced item locking
      2m 46s
    9. Maintaining picture attributes
      2m 23s
    10. Text case conversion
      1m 3s
    11. Space and align enhancements
      4m 27s
    12. Palette management
      9m 55s
    13. Multiple windows
      4m 34s
    14. Measurements palette
      3m 52s
  2. 38m 18s
    1. Transparency
      14m 30s
    2. Alpha channels
      11m 56s
    3. Drop shadows
      11m 52s
  3. 27m 24s
    1. Editing images with QuarkVista pt. 1
      13m 35s
    2. Editing images with QuarkVista pt. 2
      13m 49s
  4. 38m 30s
    1. Hyphenation, ligatures and transparency
      11m 27s
    2. What is OpenType?
      5m 7s
    3. The OpenType user interface
      6m 24s
    4. Glyphs
      10m 16s
    5. Invisibles and special characters
      5m 16s
  5. 11m 32s
    1. Table enhancements
      11m 32s
  6. 43m 31s
    1. Integration with Photoshop
      12m 15s
    2. Advanced Photoshop integration
      12m 6s
    3. Integration with PDF
      4m 34s
    4. Integration with Microsoft Excel
      6m 44s
    5. Integration with Flash
      7m 52s
  7. 35m 3s
    1. Synchronized items
      13m 12s
    2. Composition Zones
      13m 30s
    3. Shared layouts
      8m 21s
  8. 25m 51s
    1. Understanding JDF and Quark Job Jackets
      4m 9s
    2. Understanding the Quark Job Jackets interface
      8m 39s
    3. Using Job Tickets
      9m 11s
    4. Automatic color management
      2m 56s
    5. For more information
      56s
  9. 37m 13s
    1. Print dialog box enhancements
      12m 54s
    2. Printing with an RGB workflow
      1m 40s
    3. Output styles
      6m 15s
    4. Exporting PDFs and PDF/X support
      10m 5s
    5. Embedding fonts in EPS files
      3m 19s
    6. Variable data printing (PPML)
      1m 36s
    7. Backward compatibility
      1m 24s
  10. 4m 32s
    1. Getting Help
      2m 45s
    2. Goodbye
      1m 47s

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QuarkXPress 7 New Features
5h 11m Intermediate May 23, 2006

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QuarkXPress 7 is the most significant update ever to Quark's page layout application. In QuarkXPress 7 New Features, Jay Nelson, editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly, expertly shows you how to take advantage of the program's new features to vastly improve your page layouts. Keeping designers in mind, Jay explains every interface change and uses real-world examples to demonstrate how to use each new feature. He covers everything from working with transparency, drop shadows, and OpenType fonts, to editing native Photoshop documents, applying picture effects, sharing content and layouts in real time, and enjoying truly automatic color management. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Topics include:
  • Interface changes Transparency and drop shadows Advanced support of OpenType fonts Picture Effects and editing Photoshop files Sharing content and layouts in real time Automatic color management Professional PDF output The power and simplicity of Quark Job Jackets
Subject:
Design
Software:
QuarkXPress
Author:
Jay Nelson

Welcome

Hello. My name is Jay Nelson. I'm the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. I'll be your guide for this QuarkXPress 7 New Features training video. In it we'll cover all of the features in QuarkXPress 7, including the interface enhancements, how to take advantage of the new transparency and drop shadow features, image editing and adding effects to pictures, improvements to typography, a much for interesting tables feature. We'll cover how QuarkXPress integrates with other applications and file formats such as Photoshop, Excel, PDF, and Flash.

We'll explore the new collaboration features such as shared content, composition zones and shared layouts. We'll explore using the new Quark Job Jackets. We'll look at the dramatic new output improvements and then I'll mention some other sources for getting information about QuarkXPress 7. So relax, and I hope you enjoy spending this time with me and QuarkXPress 7.

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