Join James Fritz for an in-depth discussion in this video Combining multistate objects and buttons, part of InDesign CS5: Interactive Documents and Presentations.
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On this page, I want to allow you to be able to see all of the fonts, none of…the fonts, or just one of the fonts depending on how you interact with the page.…To do this, we are going to use multi-state objects combined with a…few different buttons.…This may seem pretty complicated, but if you follow closely along, you'll get…it to work in no time.…Our first step is to create a multi-state object for all of the fonts.…I am going to hold down the Shift Key and select all of the alphabets, and I am…also going to grab this little empty frame.…I am going to group all of our objects, and go to our Object States panel, and…make a new multi-state object.…
I am going to name the object "fonts," and then I need to create a total of…eight states, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and now I need to name each of these states.…The first one will be none, the second one needs to be all, then Chaparral Pro…Bold, Cooper Black, Myriad Pro Bold, Chaparral Pro, Letter Gothic, and Myriad Pro Regular.…
Now that we have these named correctly, we need to have each state accurately…
- Studying new trends in digital design
- Creating a PDF and SWF presentation
- Building different navigation systems
- Creating interactive slideshows
- Animating a presentation as a SWF in InDesign
- Designing an interactive microsite
- Adding video and audio to a document
- Building an interactive TOC with buttons
- Using InDesign and Flash to build an interactive catalog
- InDesign to Flash production tips
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CS5 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner10h 33m Beginner
1. Trends in Digital Design
2. Setting Up InDesign for Designing Digital Documents
3. Presentation File Format Options and Tips
4. Creating a Simple PDF or SWF Slide Presentation
5. Adding Advanced PDF Presentation Options
6. Building the Presentation as a Complex SWF File
7. Creating an Interactive Microsite
8. Creating an interactive Mood Board
9. Creating an Interactive Catalog
10. Converting from InDesign to Flash Professional
11. Production Tips for Going from InDesign to Flash
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