InDesign CS5 Bible for ITT, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0470770260
  • ISBN-13: 9780470770269
  • DDC: 686.225445
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 938 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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InDesign is a powerful publishing tool that serves as the standard program for professional layout and design. The latest version boasts a variety of updates and enhancements. Packed with real-world examples and written by industry expert Galen Gruman, this in-depth resource clearly explains how InDesign CS5 allows for better typography and transparency features, speedier performance, and more user control than any other layout program.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Contents at a Glance.
1: Welcome to Indesign.
2: Inside the Indesign Interface.
3: Working with Windows and Views.
4: Setting Indesign Preferences.
5: Document Fundamentals.
6: Creating, Opening, and Saving Documents.
7: Working with Pages.
8: Working with Layers.
9: Creating Layout Standards.
10: Defining Colors, Tints, and Gradients.
11: Object Fundamentals.
12: Adding Frames, Shapes, and Lines.
13: Manipulating Objects.
14: Transforming Objects.
15: Applying Effects to Objects.
16: Orchestrating Objects.
17: Graphics Fundamentals.
18: Importing Graphics.
19: Fitting Graphics and Frames Together.
20: Drawing Free-Form Shapes and Curved Paths.
21: Text Fundamentals.
22: Importing Text Files.
23: Flowing Text through a Document.
24: Editing, Spell-Checking, and Replacing Text.
25: Specifying Character Attributes.
26: Specifying Paragraph Attributes.
27: Creating Special Text Formatting.
28: Using Special Characters.
29: Business Document Fundamentals.
30: Workgroup Editing.
31: Setting Up Tabs and Tables.
32: Using Automatic and Custom Text.
33: Working with Footnotes, Indexes, and Tocs.
34: Output Fundamentals.
35: Creating Multidocument Projects.
36: Preparing for Color Prepress.
37: Preparing for Printing.
38: Printing Documents.
39: Multimedia Fundamentals.
40: Creating Prepress Files.
41: Using Hyperlinks and Creating Web Pages.
42: Using Interactive Media and Creating PDF Documents.
43: Using Animation and Creating Flash Documents.
44: Programming Indesign.
45: Working with XML.
46: Using Scripts.
Installing Indesign and Extensions.
What's New in Indesign CS5.