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InDesign CS4 Essentials Online Training

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The following course, offered by Career vision, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Adobe InDesign CS4 Essentials Training Course Introduction Get an introduction to Adobe InDesign CS4 with this essential training that introduces you to the basics tools, skills and techniques required to create professionally styled text, layouts and graphics that deliver a powerful impact. In this series, you'll be guided through the techniques needed to work with text and graphics in your layouts. You will also learn how to apply artistic effects to text and placed artwork, without prior knowledge of other applications like Illustrator or Photoshop.


Course Details
  • Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
  • Running Time: 6.5 Hours
  • Platform: Windows and MAC OS
  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Project Files: Included

Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go.

Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.


Course Outline
Chapter 1: EXPLORING THE INTERFACE (28 min)

Start Screen, Application Bar and Workspace Menu
Panels, Application Frame and Tab View
Using the Control Panel
Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts and Menus
Exploring Workspaces

Chapter 2: CUSTOMIZING APPLICATION PREFERENCES (38 min)


Setting General and Interface Preferences
Setting Type and Composition Preferences
Customizing Units, Grids and Guides
Dictionary, Spelling, Autocorrect and Story Editor Display Preferences
Display Performance and Appearance of Black Preferences
File and Clipboard Handling

Chapter 3: WORKING WITH DOCUMENTS (21 min)

Setting Up a New Document and Saving a Preset
Working with Templates
Replacing Missing Fonts and Updating Links
Converting Documents for Backwards Compatibility

Chapter 4: NAVIGATING and VIEWING DOCUMENTS (21 min)

Navigating Pages and Layers
Links, Edit Original and Rotate Spread View
Zooming, Display Performance and Panning
Changing View Modes and Customizing a Proof

Chapter 5: MARGINS, COLUMNS, RULERS and GUIDES (18 min)

Setting Up Units, Margins and Columns
Using Rulers
Working with Guides
Using Smart Guides to Align and Place Objects

Chapter 6: ADDING TEXT TO YOUR LAYOUT (32 min)

Adding and Formatting Text in a Frame
Exploring Frame Types
Placing Text from a File
Threading Text Frames
Creating Text on a Path
Auto-Flowing Text
Using Smart Text Reflow

Chapter 7: TEXT FORMATTING OPTIONS (33 min)


Choosing Fonts
Controlling Font Size and Leading
Changing Text Color in the Swatches and Color Panels
Adjusting Alignment, Tracking and Kerning
Using the Eyedropper Tool to Sample Text Attributes
Finding and Replacing Fonts
Adding Indents and Spacing
Controlling Hyphenation and Justification
Creating Drop Caps
Using Optical Margin Alignment

Chapter 8: FORMATTING TEXT USING STYLES (20 min)

Creating Paragraph Styles
Applying Styles
Understanding Next Styles
Clearing Style Options
Redefining Styles
Importing and Managing Styles

Chapter 9: TABS, TABLES and LISTS (33 min)

Formatting Text with Tabs
Creating, Selecting and Navigating Tables
Formatting Tables and Cells
Saving Time with Table and Cell Styles
Working with Bulleted and Numbered Lists

Chapter 10: WORKING WITH PLACED GRAPHICS (28 min)

Exploring Bridge and Assigning Keywords
Placing and Scaling Images
Using the Free Transform, Position and Scale Tools
Frame and Content Fitting Options
Placing Multiple Files
Using the Links Panel
Building a Library

Chapter 11: CREATING SHAPES and USING TEXT WRAP (21 min)

Creating Shapes and Frames
Customizing and Transforming Shapes
Aligning and Distributing Shapes
Applying Text Wrap

Chapter 12: WORKING WITH COLOR and SWATCHES (41 min)

Introduction to Swatches
Choosing Colors and Creating New Swatches
Working with Gradients
Using the Kuler Panel
Using Transparency
Transparency Effects

Chapter 13: USING LAYERS (12 min)

Creating Layers
Placing Content on Layers
Moving Content between Layers
Managing Layers

Chapter 14: INTRODUCING OBJECT STYLES (12 min)

Creating New Object Styles
Applying Object Styles
Updating Object Styles
Defining Default Object Styles

Chapter 15: ADDING INTERACTIVITY (26 min)

Making a Table of Contents Interactive
Creating Hyperlinks
Adding Buttons for Navigation
Adding Page Transitions
Exporting for the Web Using SWF and PDF

Chapter 16: PREFLIGHT, PRINT and PDF (19 min)

Introducing New Live Preflighting
Packaging for Output
Understanding Printing Options
Printing Booklets
Exporting to Adobe PDF
Credits