Integrating external variables into your workflow


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Integrating external variables into your workflow

We are back in our monthly special ad. We have automated the update process by adding variables to the file and what we are going to look at in this movie is externalizing those variables so that they are actually in an external text file rather than inside the Photoshop file which requires a lot more manual labor. And to do that we need to very quickly review our variables. So I am going to go up to Image and Variables and we'll hit our Data Sets and just to review we have our first variable, which is artistName. Then we have benBack, danBack and jenBack, which refer to their background, and then we have a new background, which if you remember is an empty layer that allows us to import other JPEGs or files in that place. So we have got that established. I am just going to hit Cancel here. So what I am going to do is I am going to launch a text editor and regardless of what platform you are on, you can just launch a real basic text editor whether it's NotePad or TextEdit or Wor...

Integrating external variables into your workflow
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Integrating external variables into your workflow provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Beyond the Basics

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