Join Claudia McCue for an in-depth discussion in this video Performing file alterations, part of Print Production Essentials: Prepress and Press Checks.
…We have a file that was submitted by a customer,…but there were some problems encountered when it was preflighted.…So, now I'm going to fix those problems because the customer has given us…the okay to repair it rather than sending it back to them for repair.…So let's take a look at what's wrong with this picture.…I've been told that there is a graphic that's missing, but…the customer sent a replacement file so we should be okay.…And they used a font that they usually…don't use, so we're going to have to fix that as well.…So, let's fix those two problems and then…we'll start looking for some more subtle issues.…
First to fix the missing graphic.…InDesign makes it pretty obvious that big red…stop sign tells me that's the missing graphic.…So let's take a look at it, now I can…do that by either clicking on the blue underscored page number,…or I can click on Go to link, either one takes…me to the spot in the document where it's used and…then highlights it by showing me the edge of the image.…So I'm going to replace this by coming back…
- Submitting your job
- Preflighting files
- Understanding press-check etiquette
- Checking press sheets