Using Quick Apply


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Using Quick Apply

Despite the fact that it's been around for several versions of InDesign, Quick Apply maybe somewhat of an obscure feature. Some users don't know about it, while others couldn't live without it. And to a few people, Quick Apply is practically their entire way of running InDesign. So let's take a look at this ultra-fast, ultra-powerful tool. As an efficiency tool, Quick Apply is unsurpassed. It allows you to apply any kind of style, choose any menu item, run any script, enter text variables, apply conditions to text, all with a couple of keystrokes.

No mousing around, no fumbling for the right panel, no trying to remember keyboard shortcuts. So to demonstrate, here is a long-document scenario. You have your template setup, and you flow this unstyled manuscript into it and you have your paragraph style set up in your Paragraph Styles panel. Now you have to combine the text in the styles in the quickest way possible. So you can get some mileage out of using Next Style, as I t...

Using Quick Apply
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Using Quick Apply provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mike Rankin as part of the Creating Long Documents with InDesign

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Design
Software:
InCopy InDesign
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