Mastering picture management


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Mastering picture management

Managing pictures in QuarkXPress is just part of the job. When you bring a picture into a picture box in XPress, it doesn't bring the picture file itself in. It simply links to the original file and remembers where it is. If you move that file QuarkXPress can lose the link to the file and you need to reestablish it. In a project like this that uses a number of different pictures it can be extremely important to keep track of them. The commands that are for managing all of that is under the Utilities menu called Usage. There you will see a list of all of the assets in your document including Fonts, Pictures, and more.

In the Pictures area, because I have this picture selected right here, it highlights that picture in the list, tells me what page it is on, what file format it's in and its status. In this case it is OK. The other statuses could be Modified or Missing. If it's Modified, it means that somewhere between the time you put it on the page and the time you are looking at it...

Mastering picture management
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Mastering picture management 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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