Select objects InDesign CS6


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Selecting objects

You've seen me selecting objects on pages throughout all the earlier movies. But let's take a moment to really look at the details of selecting objects because there are some subtle and sometimes confusing aspects to the seemingly simple task. The basic tools to select object on our page as you know are the Selection tool the black arrow and the white arrow Direct Selection tool. We can do almost everything we need with the Black arrow Selection tool, so let's start there. You know that you can select objects and you know you can select more than one object at a time by Shift+Clicking.

You can also select objects by dragging over an area quick; I will click out here on the pasteboard to deselect all of that. I'll just drag over this area here and you'll see that anything that this marquee touches is selected. In some cases objects get a solid selection line with corner handles. In other cases you'll see dash lines, the dash lines means that these are groups and I...

Selecting objects
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Selecting objects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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