Seeing more layers in the Layers panel list


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Seeing more layers in the Layers panel list

Now if you are someone who uses a lot of layers in your documents, you're are going to really appreciate this next tip. So right now I only have three layers. So let's go ahead and create a bunch more. We will go ahead and create eight total, because that will make it have to scroll to see all those layers. So I will just click the Create New Layer button a few times and I have got eight layers. So the layer panel actually tells you what the total number of layers are in the bottom left-hand corner of it. You can see the view, the size of the panel here. I can only see five of those layers, because it doesn't fit in the particular height. So yes I could always make the panel taller, but in this particular example I am not going to do that.

Instead I want to collapse or condense the amount of space that each layer is taking up and you can do that by going to the Layers flyout menu and at the bottom of the panel it's that last command here called Small Panel Rows. What that doe...

Seeing more layers in the Layers panel list
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Seeing more layers in the Layers panel list provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the InDesign CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design
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