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InDesign Secrets Video: The Fastest Way to Find Missing Links

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There are few things more frustrating in InDesign than opening a document and being greeted with a dialog box warning you of missing images—especially when you're rushing to finish a job. Who has time to painstakingly search for dozens of missing images and relink them all one by one? Not me, and not you either. That's why […]

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How to Find the Font That Has the Glyph You Need

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The fonts we use today contain a huge array of Unicode characters. So how do we find the fonts that contain the particular character we want? Sadly, we cannot use InDesign's Glyphs panel. This panel has many great features, including the ability to create glyph sets for the characters we use frequently. But it contains […]

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New Contest! Solve the Mystery of the Unwelcome Text Wrap

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Hey folks, it's contest time again! Last month, I received many creative and correct answers to the Mystery of the Missing Image. And this month I expect to get even more, because, frankly this one's easier. And because we're expecting to get more correct entries, we're giving away more prizes! Three lucky winners will receive […]

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Tip of the Week: Controlling Hyphenation

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This tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on March 5, 2015. Sign up now and every week you'll get a new InDesign Tip of the Week and Keyboard Shortcut of the Week, along with roundups of new articles at InDesignSecrets and CreativePro, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll all the way […]

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What to Know Before Using Live Captions and Text Variables

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Text variables and live captions give you a way to make certain content in your InDesign documents dynamic. They can be used to create things like running headers in long documents and captions to go with images. Text variables were introduced into InDesign in CS3, and live captions were added a couple of versions later in CS5. I […]

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Free lynda.com Video: Nesting One MSO Inside Another

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The use of multi-state objects (MSOs) is key for creating many of the best interactive elements in Adobe DPS publications. Folks like our own Bob Levine and Keith Gilbert have become MSO masters in their DPS work, and have shared lots of great techniques through their writing and videos. And in the lynda.com course, Adobe […]

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Getting the Right Bleed in Print PDFs

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As a prepress operator, one of my responsibilities is to check artwork supplied by clients. An issue that I encounter regularly is PDF artwork that is supplied with no bleed, even though it is clear that elements of the artwork will need to bleed off of the trim edge. The following example uses a supplied business card that […]

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How to Turn Off InDesign’s New Welcome Screen

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One of the features that recently debuted with English version of InDesign CC 2014.2 is new Welcome screen, sporting four panels full of links to recent documents, videos, forums, InDesign Help, and more. About all it's missing is a link to InDesignSecrets…and an obvious way to tell InDesign you don't want to see the Welcome […]

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Tip of the Week: Print Dialog Box Previews

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This tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on February 26, 2015. Sign up now and every week you'll get a new InDesign Tip of the Week and Keyboard Shortcut of the Week, along with roundups of new articles at InDesignSecrets and CreativePro, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll all the […]

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InDesign Magazine Issue 71: Fine Art

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We’re happy to announce that InDesign Magazine Issue 71 (March, 2015) is now available! This month's theme is Fine Art: using InDesign to create high-quality art books for print and digital. Here's what the issue includes: Tina Henderson surveys the world of digital fine art publishing. Matt Mayerchak delves into the details of producing high-quality art […]

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Making Patterns with Conditional Text

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Besides being an full-time InDesign user, I'm also avid knitter. While many people doodle cartoon characters during meetings, I tend to doodle knitting pattern ideas. Quite often in my life, my love for InDesign and pattern-making collide and the result is a blog post. For example: How to Make an Argyle Pattern in InDesign (using PatternMaker) How to Make Lumberjack […]

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InDesign Secrets Video: How to Hide the Content Grabber

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I was tempted title this post "How to Hide the !@#$ Donut" since that's the phrase that would pop into most folks' minds when they wanted to search for an answer to this problem. But I'm not sure Google understands grawlix. Anyway, you know what I mean. Every single InDesign user on the planet has at […]

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Creating Live Captions With Auto-Fit Transparency Effects

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Recently I got a question from someone who was having trouble combining two InDesign features: live captions and auto-fit for text frames. The person was trying to create nice-looking photo credits by grabbing the Author metadata from photos and putting it in a partially transparent text frame, that automatically fit the length of the author's […]

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5 Reasons for Unexpected Overset Text

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When writing the post for our contest in January, I stumbled across a small mystery that was entirely separate from low first baseline that was the subject of the contest. When I moved the text frame in the contest file from the page to the pasteboard, it instantly became overset. Having seen this phenomenon before, I […]

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Tip of the Week: Toggling Find/Change Direction

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This tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on February 19, 2015. Sign up now and every week you'll get a new InDesign Tip of the Week and Keyboard Shortcut of the Week, along with roundups of new articles at InDesignSecrets and CreativePro, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll all the […]

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This Week in InDesign Articles, Number 130

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InDesign… the final frontier… this blog records humankind’s adventure through the InDesign galaxy. This is Captain Blatner’s log… stardate 49201 (or something like that). Here are some InDesign-related links I feel all InDesign users (and Romulans) should know about: Curious about what’s new in InDesign CC 2014.2? Here’s a video by some crazy guy named […]

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Page Layout, Pre-Photoshop: Watch the Video

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Photoshop is celebrating its 25th anniversary — that'd be its silver anniversary, if it were celebrating a marriage. (And I guess it is, in a way — the marriage of pixels and people who love them.) Lynda.com published a beautiful site this week, called 25PS, dedicated to the honor and the glory that is Photoshop. Scroll […]

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Free InDesign Template of the Month: Newsletter Layout (Premium Members’ Benefit)

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It's time for templates again! This month, Premium members of InDesignSecrets get a cool Newsletter template, normally $99, but free for you, courtesy of StockLayouts. (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) StockLayouts calls this design "Investment Management," but we like it because it lends itself to so many types of organizational newsletters. Plus, it affords […]

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Mystery of the Missing Image Contest Answer and Winner!

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Last week I posted a challenge for folks to explain this strange looking screenshot: You can see evidence of an image placed in a frame, but the image itself is not visible. Once again, I was overwhelmed by the fantastic responses folks sent me, which demonstrated more ways to explain the screenshot than I had imagined possible. So in this case, there […]

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