Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting to interactive PDF, part of Creating Long Documents with InDesign.
In addition to making press-quality PDFs, you can also output your documents to…interactive PDFs for onscreen use.…Here I have a document that I want to export to interactive PDF and it doesn't…have tons of bells and whistles, just some buttons at the bottom of each page…that folks can use to navigate back and forth.…And let's take a look at the Interactive PDF Export options.…So with the document open, I'm going to a press Command+E or Ctrl+E to export,…and I'll just export to my Desktop, Format:…Adobe PDF (Interactive), and click Save, and here're the export options…for interactive PDF.…
First of all, I can choose whether to export the entire document or just a…range, whether to open it in Acrobat right after I'm done exporting it, and…whether I should include page thumbnails.…Acrobat Layers is an interesting option.…You can preserve your InDesign layers in the exported PDF.…So in Acrobat, someone could turn them on and off, but be careful…if you don't want the people viewing your PDFs to have access to those layers.…
- Using text variables
- Creating templates for InDesign, InCopy, and Word
- Employing nested styles
- Creating GREP styles
- Managing color with swatches
- Building page elements with libraries and snippets
- Performing GREP find/changes
- Using InCopy workflows
- Tracking changes
- Adding footnotes and indexes
- Using InDesign book files
- Versioning documents with conditional text or object styles
- Preflighting documents
- Archiving a project
- Finding and installing useful scripts and plug-ins for frequent challenges
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CS5 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPadwith Anne-Marie Concepción5h 31m Intermediate
1. Document Construction
3. Using Styles
4. Building and Revising Layouts
6. Long-Doc Infrastructure
8. Working With InDesign Books
9. Customizing Long Documents
10. Outputting Long Documents
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