Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting stories, part of InDesign CS3 Long Documents.
We know how to get our text into InDesign, but how do we get our text out of InDesign?…You may have a client asks you once you have completed a project to supply them with all of the text in it's now edited form,…so that they can repurpose it for whatever reason…they may want to repurpose it. And there are a couple of different approaches we can take here.…The challenge is that we imported this text file as one continuous flow, but throughout the course…of creating our layout, things have been chopped-up into separate parts.…
We have on a two page spread here, a separate story for the country. We have a threaded story,…if I just turn on my text threads for a moment, we've got a threaded story that spans three text frames.…We have a separate story over here for Fact file, a separate story over here Tour Info.…There are also other stories on our layout and they are the master page items and the section head and the running header up here.…
When we choose to export stories, if we are going to do that manually, then assuming we want everything,…
- 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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