Set the view quality of artwork InDesign CS6


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Setting the view quality of artwork

15 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 realized that they really couldn't trust what they saw on the screen. Now InDesign makes WYSIWYG a reality, because you really can start to trust your monitor again, but you have to know how to manage InDesign's Display Options. Let me show you what I mean. I'm going to use my Zoom tool shortcut which is Command+Spacebar on the Mac or Ctrl+Spacebar on Windows and I'm going to zoom in on this logo. Right away we see that this thing looks cruddy.

I can't read the text very well, I can't really tell what's going on in the graphic, it's just not very useful, but you need to print this thing out on a laser printer in order to see it in good quality, absolutely not, because InDesign can show you high quality but only if you tell it to. To do that, go to the View menu choose Display Performance and then change from Typical to High ...

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 CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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