InDesign: Using Page Masters for Efficient Design

Learning Objectives

  • Configure and apply page masters
  • Create headers and footers
  • Create automatic “continued on” segments
  • Thread a story with in and out ports
  • Copy and paste with the Content Collector and Content Placer tools
  • Modify a frame and content independently
  • Resolve missing links and fonts
  • Package a publication for sending
  • Export in Portable Document Format (PDF)

Prerequisite Skills

  • Experience with using Adobe tools and panels
  • Experience creating and modifying frames
  • Experience applying styles to text
  • Experience with importing and placing graphics

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This course is part of an IT Training Certificate Series, which awards a certificate on successful completion of a final online exam. Learn more about the Media Design Certificate Series.

Materials and Files

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