Join Deke McClelland for an in-depth discussion in this video Saving your document, part of Learning InDesign (2011).
In this exercise, I am going to show you how to save an InDesign document.…Now, this is not rocket science.…It's pretty straightforward stuff, as you might imagine.…However, there are a few important items I want to bring to your attention.…I am working inside of a document called Save me.indd, found inside the…exercise_files folder.…I created this document inside of InDesign CS5.…I've opened it in a more recent version of the software, and as a result, it's…been converted to the most recent file format, and I see the word Converted up…here in the title tab.…
I also see an asterisk, which indicates that I have unsaved changes.…So to update my file, I'll go up to the File menu and choose either Save or Save As.…Either way, if I choose one of these commands, such as the Save command, that…will bring up the Save As dialog box because of the conversion.…I can now name the file and save it to the desired location.…A couple of other options I want to show you here.…Notice Save as type is by default set to InDesign, your version of the software,…
- Getting around a document
- Making text frames
- Creating paragraph styles
- Adding bullets and numbers
- Repeating elements with master pages
- Cropping and scaling artwork
- Wrapping text around a graphic
- Preparing a document for print
- Exporting a PDF file
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Setting Up Documents
2. Formatting Text
3. Using Automated Formatting
4. Formatting Pages and Pouring
5. Adding Photographs and Art
6. Combining Type and Graphics
Making a quick logo6m 7s
7. Saving and Printing
Next steps1m 8s
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