1. Rebuilding preferences


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1. Rebuilding preferences

Okay, in my experience, about 80% of the weirdnesses that could occur with an InDesign document or with InDesign itself can be solved with a simple rebuilding of the Preferences files. And so this is an essential skill that all InDesign users should know about. Now, by random kind of glitches, I mean really strange things like, for example, you might open up a panel and it's blank or maybe when you try to select text in one place, text in another place gets selected, or you drag down guidelines and the guidelines won't appear, and you are positive that you are in Normal mode and then you have View Guides on.

And especially like if it's not every single document, but it's more than just one document, and it's something that seems to be growing a bit by bit every day, probably the Preferences have become corrupted or damaged. And it's so easy to rebuild the preferences to see if that will fix it. As I said, about 85% of the time in my experience that it's fixe...

1. Rebuilding preferences
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1. Rebuilding preferences provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the InDesign: 10 Tips for Troubleshooting Files

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