Adobe InDesign CS3 Bible

Adobe InDesign CS3 Bible

by Galen Gruman



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470119389
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/02/2007
Series: Bible Series , #414
Pages: 1040
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 2.10(d)

About the Author

Galen Gruman is principal of the content and consulting firm The Zango Group and is a veteran desktop-publishing guru. He has written two dozen books on InDesign, QuarkXPress, and PageMaker, including QuarkXPress to InDesign: Face to Face. A former editor of Macworld, Gruman regularly contributes tips and publishing techniques to Macworld, Layers Magazine, and other publications.

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Table of Contents

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Quick Start: Building a Document from Start to Finish.

Part I: Welcome to InDesign.

Chapter 1: What InDesign Can Do for You.

Chapter 2: Inside the InDesign Interface.

Chapter 3: Getting InDesign Ready to Go.

Part II: Document Fundamentals.

Chapter 4: Creating, Opening, and Saving Documents.

Chapter 5: Working with Pages.

Chapter 6: Working with Layers.

Chapter 7: Creating Layout Standards.

Chapter 8: Defining Colors, Tints, and Gradients.

Part III: Object Fundamentals.

Chapter 9: Adding Frames and Lines.

Chapter 10: Manipulating Objects.

Chapter 11: Transforming Objects.

Chapter 12: Applying Effects to Objects.

Chapter 13: Orchestrating Objects.

Part IV: Text Fundamentals.

Chapter 14: Importing Text Files.

Chapter 15: Flowing Text through a Document.

Chapter 16: Editing and Formatting Text.

Chapter 17: Specifying Character Attributes.

Chapter 18: Specifying Paragraph Attributes.

Chapter 19: Creating Special Text Formatting.

Chapter 20: Setting Up Styles.

Chapter 21: Using Special Characters.

Part V: Business Document Fundamentals.

Chapter 22: Setting Up Tabs and Tables.

Chapter 23: Automating Text.

Chapter 24: Working with Footnotes, Indexes, and TOCs.

Chapter 25: Creating Multi-Document Projects.

Part VI: Graphics Fundamentals.

Chapter 26: Importing Graphics.

Chapter 27: Fitting Graphics and Frames Together.

Chapter 28: Drawing Free-Form Shapes and Curved Paths.

Part VII: Output Fundamentals.

Chapter 29: Preparing for Color Prepress.

Chapter 30: Preparing for Printing.

Chapter 31: Printing Techniques.

Chapter 32: Creating Prepress Files.

Part VIII: Electronic Publishing Techniques.

Chapter 33: Creating Electronic Documents.

Chapter 34: Working with XML.

Part IX: Workgroup Publishing Techniques.

Chapter 35: Working with Others.

Chapter 36: Workgroup Editing with InCopy.

Part X: Extending InDesign.

Chapter 37: Using Plug-Ins.

Chapter 38: Using Scripts.

Part XI: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Installing or Upgrading InDesign.

Appendix B: What’s New in InDesign CS3.

Appendix C: Switching from QuarkXPress.

Appendix D: Switching from PageMaker.

Appendix E: More Resources.

Appendix F: Shortcuts Cheat Sheet.


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