Join Neil Perlin for an in-depth discussion in this video ✓ Solution 8: Create a master page, part of MadCap Flare 12 Essential Training.
(tinny chiming)…- [Voiceover] Okay, here's my solution.…First, I'll create the new master page,…and call it Flare 12 Master Page.…So, I'll click up on the menu on File, New.…When the Add File dialog box opens up,…I'll click the pull-down for the File Type field…and select Master Page.…When you get to this point…be careful about picking the templates,…because you've probably gotten into the habit of…picking the first template on the list,…which is usually basic or default.…
Here you want the second template, MasterPage.…If you select the first one out of habit…you'll create a perfectly fine master page,…but it will be the wrong one.…So, bottom of the screen for the file name,…I'll just call this Flare 12 Master Page, and click Add.…When it opens up, you'll see the proxies,…the grey bars, if you don't see them…what you do, in other words, if the screen looks like this…what you do is you click the pull-down…for the Show Tags icon at the upper right,…and then select the second option, Show Markers.…
So, here are the proxy.…
- 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
Universal Principles of Designwith William Lidwell4h 49m Appropriate for all
InDesign: Creating Long Documents (2012)with Mike Rankin4h 59m Intermediate
Word 2013: Creating Long Documentswith Maria Langer3h 19m Appropriate for all
1. Basic Concepts
2. Creating Content Using Topics
4. Adding Formatting
5. Single Sourcing
6. Understanding Outputs vs Targets
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