Setting the view quality of artwork


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Setting the view quality of artwork

15 or 20 years ago a lot of people talked about the term WYSIWYG. What you see is what you get. But the word fell out of favor after people started to realize that they really couldn't trust what they saw on screen. Now InDesign makes WYSIWYG a reality because you can really trust your monitor. But you have to know how to manage InDesign's display options. Let me show you what I mean. I'm going to zoom in down here on what I know is a vector image. This is an image from Illustrator, I know these are very sharp edges but if I zoom in a little bit more you'll see these are all pixelated. That's not right.

That's not what it's supposed to look like and it's certainly not what it looks like when I print it on my PostScript printer. So what's wrong? Why is InDesign not showing me these images accurately? Well, it's because I haven't told it to yet and I can tell it to show me the accurate images by going to the View menu and choosing from the Disp...

Setting the view quality of artwork
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Setting the view quality of artwork provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS5 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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