Setting page numbering across books


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Setting page numbering across books

In the last movie, we added a bunch of documents to the Book panel. Let's go ahead and open that Book panel from the Exercise folder. I will go to File, choose Open, and then choose the INDB file. That's the Book file, and click Open. Here we go. This has all of the documents that we wanted in the book. In this case, each of these documents are chapters in a longer book and we want the page numbers to update properly so that where one document's page number ends, the next begins. The good news is that InDesign has already done this for us automatically. Take a look.

This one is a six page document and I can see that by looking in this second column in the Book panel, the ChocolateBook_TOC goes from page 1-6. Then a second document in the panel, which is actually labeled chapter 1, starts on page seven. You can open a document in a Book panel just by double-clicking on its name. I will double-click on that, it opens up and let me open up the Pages panel and we can see that th...

Setting page numbering across books
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Setting page numbering across books provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS4 Beyond the Basics

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