7. Mastering GREP


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7. Mastering GREP

This video title talks a lot about automating things in InDesign so that you don't have to do certain tasks by hand. Take Find/Change, for example. I mean, where would we be without our friend Find/Change, to zip through a document and incidentally change 300 instances of one thing to another? So like, for example, in this document that I've opened, the chocolate catalog, which is in the Exercise Files, you can see that the person apparently is using a foreign way of spelling chocolate. So I could easily just select all this text and go to Find/Change and say find every instance of chocalates, spelled like that, and change it to chocolates.

I'll say Find and Change and Find Next and Change and then maybe I will do it over here in this one too, because I think we have the same problem here. I'll just say Change All. Yeah, that's about it. Can you imagine doing that on your own, in paragraph after paragraph? Well, a GREP Find/Change, which was introduced in CS3, incre...

7. Mastering GREP
Video duration: 4m 45s 1h 29m Intermediate

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7. Mastering GREP provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the InDesign CS4: 10 Habits of Highly Effective Pros

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Design
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InDesign
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