Creating and applying a master page for the chapter openers


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Creating and applying a master page for the chapter openers

Now that our images are in place we can turn our attention to adjusting the chapter openers. Specifically, for each of the chapter openers, we do not want to see the header nor do we want the page number at the top of the page. I want to reposition the page number for the chapter opening pages to be below the text block, and to be centered. So as we know, we have 12 chapter openers. We are going to create a new master page and apply it to those 12 pages.

I'm going to right-click on my existing master page and choose New Master. And we'll leave the prefixes being B, we can give it a name. I'm going to call it Chapter Opener, I'm going to base it on A Master. And we want 2 as the number of pages. The page size and the orientation will stay the same. We're now viewing the B Master Page. I'll turn on my guides, and we can see that the B Master Page is currently exactly the same as the A Master Page. So, we need to unlock these elements that we need to r...

Creating and applying a master page for the chapter openers
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Creating and applying a master page for the chapter openers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing a Book

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Design
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InDesign
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