Cleaning up text


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Cleaning up text

So we're now in newsletter10. We have the text placed. Don't worry yet about the fact that the text is running over the images, that the text is too big, that we have lots of over-matter. That's all going to be addressed in upcoming steps. What we want to do next is format the text. But before we do that, one minor digression, and that is just to talk about how we can clean up our text, should you import a text file that has lots of extra spacing in it. We don't need to do that because I made sure that our text files were stripped of any unnecessary spacing. But in a real world situation, it's likely that you might encounter this. So I am going to place a text file that has in it lots of unnecessary stuff. And that's the one we want, gardeners_unclean text.

I'm just going to dump that on the pasteboard. Because I have my hidden characters shown, we can see when I zoom in that we've got lots of extra carriage returns and after every period we have two sp...

Cleaning up text
Video duration: 2m 49s 3h 22m Intermediate

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Cleaning up text provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing a Newsletter

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Design
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Illustrator InDesign
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