Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Auto correction, part of InDesign CS3 Long Documents.
Now, I have never been a big fan of any kind of Autocorrect feature in word processing programs nor in InDesign. …But there is a way that you can really use this feature to your advantage and have it automatically type any…kind of repetitive sequence of text that you may be keying in over-and-over again. Let's take a look. I'm in a blank document…but I'm going to go to my Preferences and come down to Autocorrect. Now I have currently got that turned off, but I am going to turn it on.…
I want to add to my list of misspelled words, I am typing the word InDesign a lot. So, I am going to type in 'ind' and what I want is- …that is my correction. Meaning that, now when I kind of key-in my text,…I can just do 'ind.' Let me just get in a little bit bigger. As soon as I press Space to go to the next word,…it makes the correction for me. Obviously we can go a lot further with that. There is a limit. You can't type whole paragraphs,…but you can have phrases. So if I return to my Preferences, Apple or Ctrl+K and then come down to Autocorrect.…
- Setting up templates and master pages
- Working with Bridge
- Creating books
- Planning and managing styles
- Troubleshooting with the Story Editor
- Managing footnotes and endnotes
- Searching with GREP
- Generating a table of contents
- Automating layouts
- Repurposing material as PDF and XHTML documents
Skill Level Intermediate
1 . Getting Started
2. Planning Your Project
3. Setting Up and Applying Master Pages
4. Working with Booked Documents
5. Getting the Most from Global Formatting
6. The Story Editor and Editing Tools
7. Footnotes and Endnotes
9. Understanding GREP Searches
10. Generating a Table of Contents
Styling a table of contents7m 57s
11. Automating Layouts
12. Repurposing Material
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