How to Apply Table Styles in InDesign CS6


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Applying table styles

So now we've learned how to format tables in some detail, but if you had a lot of tables to format, it would be really tedious to go through this process for each and every one of them. Fortunately, InDesign has a feature called table styles, and cell styles, and these let you apply lots of table formatting with a single click. I'll select this text frame inside my 15F exercise file, and I'm going to zoom in to 200%. When you're creating table styles, and cell styles, it's very important that you start with paragraph styles, and my art director has told me I've used the wrong paragraph style in all of these cells down here; these body cells.

So I'm going to select a few of those, go to the Paragraph Styles panel, and I'm going to click on body. That's the one I'm supposed to have been using. That looks pretty good. Now let's go ahead and create new paragraph styles for some of the other elements inside of my table; for example, the header. Right n...

Applying table styles
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Applying table styles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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