Learn how to turn images in a document into media placeholders, and turn text into placeholder text before saving the document as a template to be used going forward.
- [Instructor] When you use a template…to create a new document,…but the template's not exactly what you need…and you make adjustments,…such as the size of the image,…maybe the columns in the text box,…like we did in this chapter,…this may be a layout or format…you'd like to continue using…moving forward with future documents.…In that case, you'll want to create your own template…out of what you've created here,…and that's exactly what we're going to do in this movie.…We're going to do it with our Leaf & Mortar…poster we've been building.…If you're catching up, open up LandMPoster0604…and you'll have what I have.…
So, first of all, we need to understand placeholders.…Moving forward, if we want to be able…to use this as a template, these need to be placeholders.…Now, the image itself, go ahead and click it.…If you see the X's around the outside,…that means it's locked and you can click Unlock.…As soon as it's unlocked,…we can now go up to the Format menu, down to Advanced,…to see if it is actually still a placeholder, and it is.…
- Customizing the user interface
- Setting up documents
- Formatting characters and paragraphs
- Working with built-in styles
- Adjusting page layout
- Working with templates
- Adding boxes, objects, images, and shapes
- Working with tables and charts
- Sharing and collaborating on documents
Skill Level Beginner
iOS 11: iPhone and iPad Essential Trainingwith Garrick Chow6h 34m Appropriate for all
macOS High Sierra Essential Trainingwith Nick Brazzi8h 12m Appropriate for all
1. Get Started
2. Document Basics
3. Work with Text
4. Work with Styles
5. Layout Essentials
6. Work with Templates
7. Work with Boxes and Objects
8. Work with Tables
9. Work with Charts
10. Share Your Documents
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