A page layout is a template that lets you control the page size and page orientation for a printed output, like a richer version of Microsoft Word’s page layout feature, plus as a header and or footer to every page. Learn how to create a page layout, apply it to a project, and generate and view the result.
[Voiceover] - In this video you'll learn…how to create a page layout.…A header, footer, and layout template for print output.…So, let's say that we decide the for our print output…we want every page to have the company icon,…or the company logo in the upper righthand corner,…and a page number centered at the bottom of the page.…So, we're not going to do this page by page, obviously.…Instead what we'll do is create this page layout template.…So let's go ahead and create one.…
So, what I'll do is click on the menu on file,…no, click the pull down for the file type field…at the top of the add file dialogue box,…and select page layout.…Again, don't pick the first template…just because it's highlighted.…We want the one called default.…So, you'll select that,…and again what folder do you want it in?…We could select the root folder,…or we could click the browse button,…open the resources folder.…
There's a folder there called page layouts.…We'll select that.…Click on OK.…You can also add your own folders if you want.…Finally, for the file name, we'll call it…
- Creating content using topics
- Adding and managing topics
- Importing files
- Inserting graphics
- Creating a table of contents, glossary, and cross-references
- Adding hyperlinks
- Formatting documents with stylesheets
- Creating master pages
- Single sourcing content
- Using variables and snippets
- Generating output
Skill Level Beginner
1. Basic Concepts
2. Creating Content Using Topics
4. Adding Formatting
5. Single Sourcing
6. Understanding Outputs vs Targets
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