Building a new layout


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Building a new layout

Unless you are beginning with an existing document or a template that someone has created for you, you are going to be creating a new document in QuarkXPress and in QuarkXPress a document is called a Project. So, to create a new project, you go to the File menu and choose New > Project. It presents you with a dialog box that asks you for a name to give the first layout in the project, because in QuarkXPress a project can have multiple layouts within it. Think of them as smaller documents within a larger container, the project being the container, the layout being the document that you are working with.

Because each layout can have a different kind of output intent, either Print, Web or Interactive. You choose which one you want to begin with. By default it's Print because most people use QuarkXPress for print documents. You don't need to name your layout right away. You can name it later. But if you know what the name of it is going to be, you can enter it now. If you know that y...

Building a new layout
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Building a new layout provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Jay Nelson as part of the QuarkXPress 8 Essential Training

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Design
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QuarkXPress
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