Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating and using templates, part of Learning InCopy CS5.
With an InCopy template, you're able to begin a new document with all of the …tools needed to build a document with the correct formatting and structure. …In this video, I'm going to show you how to create a template from an existing …InDesign document, so that you have all the styles that you need to build in InCopy. …So, I'm beginning this video with InCopy open already. …And we're simply going to go to the File menu and choose New, to create a new document. …And I think what I'll do, is I'll just leave the preset to the default, but I …will turn off Facing Pages for this example.…
So, now I'm going to go ahead and click OK, and that's going to create a new black …document for me to start with. Now, I am just going to switch over to the …Layout View, and I'm going to show my Paragraph Styles panel. …Because, what I want to do is I want to create a document that contains all of …the styles that I need, for the documents that I need to create. …That way, I can create a template, that will always be available for me to use …
- Understanding the role of InCopy
- The InCopy interface and workspaces
- Working with InCopy documents
- Creating InCopy stories
- Workflows between InCopy and InDesign
- Using Track Changes and notes
- Working faster with built-in tools
- Printing and exporting
Skill Level Beginner
InDesign CS5 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner10h 33m Beginner
InDesign: Creating Long Documents (2012)with Mike Rankin4h 59m Intermediate
1. Getting to Know InCopy
2. Working with InCopy Documents
4. Working Faster with Built-In Tools
5. Printing and Exporting
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