Seeing two views of the same document


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Seeing two views of the same document

Here's a shortcut for seeing two different views of the same document. It requires creating a new window for the current document. Something that may not seem all that intuitive at first. So here I am in this particular document on page 13 and I want to create a new view for this particular document. So I go to the Window menu and choose Arrange > New Window. Now that's going to create a secondary window. It's the exact same document. If you look at the tab, it actually gives you some indication that you have a second window now for the same documents.

So this is window 2 and this is window 1, and what this lets you do is have two different zoom percentages for the same section of a document, or even viewing two different pages at the same time. Each one has its own navigation. So if I double-click on page 9, I am viewing page 9 in one window and page 13 on another. So that in itself is useful. If I wanted to see two different views of the same page, that's another use fo...

Seeing two views of the same document
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Seeing two views of the same document provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the InDesign CS4 Power Shortcuts

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