Export Content from InDesign to Stories in InCopy CS5


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Exporting content from InDesign to InCopy stories

Another way to create stories for use in InCopy is to take text that already exists in InDesign and export to an external InCopy story. Let me show you how. I'm beginning this video with InDesign open on my computer, and I'm going to open an existing layout. So, to do that I'll go to the file menu and choose open. And I want to navigate to the collaborating three folder in my project files folder. I'm going to select the perennials underscore one dot indd file and I'll choose open. Now, this particular InDesign layout is composed of artwork, images and text. Now, I want to take the text in this document, I want to export them to stories so that InCopy users can refine and edit this text to make it look the way that it should.

So to begin, I'm going to go ahead and turn off Preview mode just so we can see the raw elements, and I'm going to use the shortcut on Mac Cmd+Spacebar, or Ctrl+Spacebar on Windows. Just going to click and drag around this ...

Exporting content from InDesign to InCopy stories
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Exporting content from InDesign to InCopy stories provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Chad Chelius as part of the Up and Running with InCopy CS5

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