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InDesign

Description

Intended Audience: Any EIU student needing an explanation of basic navigation and tools in InDesign

Description:

Adobe® InDesign® software provides precise control over typography and built—in creative tools for designing, preflighting, and publishing documents for print, online, or to mobile devices.

During this training session, participants will learn how to use some of basic tools in InDesign by working along with the trainer to create a flyer

Topics:

Using text boxes; Inserting images; Using the control panel; Inserting new pages; Defining color; Working with layers; Using Liquid layouts

Objectives:

1) Using the type tool command in the tools panel of InDesign, the participant will draw and edit a text box according to the trainer'’s instructions. 2) Using the place function on InDesign, the participant will add an image into a document according to the trainer'’s instructions. 3) Using the fit to frame command on InDesign, the participant will resize the image according to the trainer'’s instructions. 4) Using the control panel and workspace on InDesign, the participant will create a line and shape, and then change the colors according to the trainer'’s instructions. 5) Using the new page icon in the pages panel on InDesign, the participant will add a new page according to the trainer'’s instructions. 6) Using the color picker in the tools panel on InDesign, the participant will use the RGB, LAB, or CMYK fields to define a color according to the trainer'’s instructions. 7) Using the object command on InDesign, the participant will create a compound path using two paths that overlap according to the trainer'’s instructions. 8) Using the layers panel on InDesign, the participant will duplicate a layer by dragging the layer onto the new layer icon according to the trainer'’s instructions. 9) Changing the page layout using Liquid Page Rules




Additional Information

InDesign CS6 Tutorials are available at:
http://tv.adobe.com/show/learn-indesign-cs6/


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