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The easiest way is to put all linked files in the same directory as indd file. Then every time when you will open indd file, InDesign will try to relink broken links and the first place it looks is in the same directory where the layout file is.


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It sounds like you're wanting the bullets/text left aligned, but on the right side of a text box. My suggestion based on that assumption is: Have you tried doing left align, but increase the left indent so all the text gets pushed to the right side? It's hard to imagine what you're asking without a visual example so we can know details about the ...


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Have you tried clicking your 'first block' then hit object > text frame options > then check the 'ignore text wrap' box, that should sort it...


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Negative, you will have to adjust the page size (file> document setup) or you could just bleed your image of the edges?


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Never use any new line characters in your Excel data. When InDesign comes across a new line character it will begin a new row, and not a new line within the same cell. You're on the right track concatenating the two columns into one in Excel, but, as Lauren Ipsum suggests, use a placeholder (eg. a tilde '~') instead of the CHAR(10). Then, copy your Excel ...


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Pre-press departments customarily use single PDF pages and arrange spreads in imposition applications like Preps. InDesign isn't really intended to be an end-production tool. It's a front-construction tool. I'm afraid manually configuring the full spread is about all I could think to do with InDesign. It should be noted, if you are getting this ...


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Very roughly, from your screenshot, it looks like you're dealing with a Photoshop document set to 8430 x 6300 pixels (675 x 520 @ 8% zoom). This is about 28 x 21 inches @ 300 dpi ( 6300/300 = 21 etc) or 14 x 21 inches for half a spread. Obviously you can check this easier than I can using "Image>image size" Your inDesign document should be set to that size. ...


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Open your image in photoshop and check the dimensions of it with ctrl + I – does it match your document size in InDesign or this PSD template? If it does, open the template file at the same time and drag your image across to the template file. That way it'll remain the exact same dimension as when you opened it.


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There is no direct method to create InDesign pages from Illustrator. Draw an image frame in InDesign and link to the illustrator file.


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In the pages panel, select the cover page thumbnail. Right-click it and select "Numbering & Section Options" In the Numbering & Section Options dialog, change the Page Numbering style to something like A, B, C or i, ii, iii and click OK. This will number the entire document in this style, and that's OK. Next, select the thumbnail for the page you ...


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Acrobat (and Indesign) have specific features to overcome this. PDF actual page numbering uses the literal pages for numbering. You can't tell Acrobat to "ignore the first page" because, well, that page exists so a PDF reader needs to acknowledge it is there. However, if you section your Indesign file and use a prefix for the front matter numbering, you can ...


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Try rearranging the layer order in the Layers panel. For example, if the layer order of your text boxes looks like this... "jumped over the" "lazy dog." "The quick brown fox" ...then this is probably what's causing your problem. The position of the objects doesn't matter; the layer order does. You can do this in the Layers panel (by expanding each layer ...


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Effective PPI needs to be 1.5 times the line screen (LPI) being used when printed. In most cases a 150-175 line screen is used in offset printing. This means the effective PPI of an image should be roughly 225-265ppi. 175x1.5 = 262.5 150x1.5 = 225 It's not unheard of to use a more dense line screen though. If your print provider uses a 300LPI screen ...


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This often happens when transparency effects like drop shadows or <100% opacity are used in a layout with spot swatches. Convert all of your spot color swatches to process (double-click the swatch and change the color type from spot to process) and re-export the PDF.


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Again it's a bit of a workaround, but you might be able to use Bookmarks to link the endnotes back to original text. More info here: https://helpx.adobe.com/indesign/using/bookmarks.html


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Are you sure you changed from 'Preview' to 'Overprint Preview' in the View menu? InDesign displays at low resolution preview while you're working, so artwork may appear pixilated. You can check 'Overprint Preview' on and off at intervals while you're working to see a better representation of what will print, but I wouldn't leave it on all the time - ...


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This is known as the 'dreaded white-box' problem. It was fairly common about 10 years ago (less so now) and has to do with transparency issues when the artwork is flattened. Adobe have a fairly comprehensive trouble-shooting page about it here: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-suite/kb/white-box-or-color-wash.html


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InDesign has the ability to adjust content from the left margin set to the right margin set and vice versa as you add new pages, provided you have both a left and right master and each is set with respectively mirrored margins. Unfortunately, InDesign can't mirror the rotation angles of your frames, using master pages to accomplish this task is not going to ...


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The rule of thumb I've always been told to use by just about everyone is 300 pixels per inch. This ensures a sharp image in the average print job. You have some leeway, though. For lower-quality print (like newspapers), 200 or even 150 dpi might be enough. Also, in regular print, if you use an image as a background, you don't need super-sharp quality and ...


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Atleast the image effective ppi is 250+ then it will print on good.


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Overprint Preview is on. CTRL+ALT+SHIFT+Y to turn it off or it's the first item in the View toolbar.


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I don't know for sure if there's a way to export a PDF from Numbers without keep all document information (background included)... My guess is that there is not. However, if you just need the numerical data from the Numbers doc, why not save it as an .xlsx file? You definitely CAN import that doc type into InDesign, the same way you'd import/place a photo ...


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Export a pdf from inDesign and open it in Photoshop. Formats that allow transparency are .png and .psd. PNG can be used on the web along with many other applications, and are smaller files. PSD files are considered "source" files that can have editable text, layers, etc but are primarily usable only in Adobe applications.


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Info of InDesign's transparency effects are here: Transparency: Working with Effects in Adobe InDesign CS6 And there's a bit of a walk-through here: InDesign Help / Adding transparency effects To simulate the shading down the inner margins of the page, you could draw a rectangular frame from the top to the bottom of your page, and position it so it sits ...


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ON *nix systems there is a command called psbook (see instructions here) and psnup so you can probably find it for osX. For windows you can get it with cygwin. what you would do is call: psbook -s16 print.ps out.ps psnup -la4 -2 out.ps > out2up.ps This will make pages with 16 page long signatures or 4 paper groups. You can change this by editing the -s ...


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Choose Type > Show Hidden Characters to see if tabs are used. Relevant InDesign Help Article: View hidden nonprinting characters If it's not a table the lines propably are Paragraph Rules. Relevant InDesign Help Article: Add rules (lines) above or below paragraphs


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I found an easy fix for this. Try creating another excel column to the left of the column that contains the number. Call this new column "telephone label". Then put the label, i.e. 'T', in every cell that is next to a cell with the telephone number in it. Then in InDesign, when assigning each part of the mail merge, highlight the T on your example and ...


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Some issues here. You need to separate where your flaws are. Are they technical? Specific for web design? Are they as part of the process? Are the web design flaws to the next step in the process? Are they of methodology? Do you have a good method and it shows the result? Are they of creative nature? Are they in the fine detail? Do your design look cheap, ...


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Typefaces need to be formatted to tell the programs using them which font in the set is Regular, or which is Bold, or which is Italic, or which is Bold + Italic. Not all typefaces are formatted this way. If the font you are using in InDesign does not allow the shortcut, it usually means that the typeface has not "told" InDesign which font in the typeface ...


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This is very good question, regardless the weakness in your company. giving you no training plan that steps together with your career path. You said "I failed with the task that I've been assigned to me" .. this statement stopped me ... how a designer fails in an assigned task? does your design are bad? or you just spent so many time doing your job? where ...


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Here is a little script that does, what you want to do: #target InDesign if(!(app.selection.length == 1 && app.selection[0] instanceof TextFrame && app.selection[0].overflows)){ alert("Error\rSelect exactly one text frame with overset text and try again."); exit(); }; var tf = app.selection[0]; var increment = 1; var ...


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I don't know why, but this happens to me, too. They way I worked around it was to add margins to offset the objects back to the desired position. For instance, if my merged information is too far down and to the right, I add to my bottom and right margins, respectively, to push things back in place. You can get it pretty close with guesswork, and then ...


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I see two solutions: 1) Generate your full-book TOC and copy-paste your text in chunks as needed. (I think this is the faster way.) 2) Create a set of otherwise identical styles for each chapter. So you have your Chapter Headers style, and then duplicate it multiple times to create CH1, CH2, CH3, etc. A lot more moving parts depending on how many chapters ...


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I think https://readymag.com is a great solution. Take a closer look and maybe some research. Good luck (: Cheers


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Object → Text Frame Options → Auto-Size (tab) → Auto-Sizing = Height Only (or both) This solves your issue. If you want hide a part of the text, just put it into a frame (Paste Into). This frame became a mask for a text box. You can setup such behavior for any new text box as default. This can be done from 'Objects Styles' panel.


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My solution using Acrobat only (as it is mentioned in your tags). open your border PDF in Acrobat go to pages > watermark > Add Watermark select file and choose your second PDF text file adjust the scale and the position as you wish and press Ok. save the result to a new PDF


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Place the background PDF. Then place the text PDF on top of the background PDF. With the text PDF selected, set the blending mode on the Effects Panel (Window > Effects) to Multiply.


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In Adobe Indesign, we usually put the omitting backgrounds in Master Pages or A-Master, it's on the top right placed inside "Pages" tab (if your using the default Essentials workspace). See the youtube link below to understand using the Master Pages. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsl4-J-h8jc Go and explore! :) -Sai


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Set up a Cell Style with the options you want, if you don't already have one created.... Then Double click the default [Basic Table] Style in that panel. Set the appropriate rows to use your Cell Style: Then when you import the Excel table, be certain to check the Import Options item and set the import to use the Basic Table style. Caveat: In many ...


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As far as I remember, InDesign does not produce a proper PDF with active elements; it involves (yuck!) Flash. A radical but reliable way would be to not include the active elements in InDesign, but add them in Acrobat. There you might add Checkboxes. To create a set of mutually exclusive checkboxes (behaving like radiobuttons, but allow to be unchecked), ...


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See this Video, for that you can use layers and shapes also gradients from layer styles


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Looks like it's not possible. The only way I could see it is you overlap your textbox above your frame to get the same effect.


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Select the text frame with the Selection Tool and Copy it. Draw a rectangular picture frame Edit > Paste Into Set the picture frame to the margin width. Or the way many may do it... draw white rectangles to cover things. A method I try and avoid.


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If you're using windows, increase font size to 125% or more in Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Display. Log off and log in again. InDesign's interface will have large fonts.


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The offset setting determines where all of the other printer's marks will be placed, in relation to the bleed marks. Setting the offset to the same value as your bleed will ensure that the printer's marks are not placed anywhere inside of the bleed. This not only looks better but is a better option, because it keeps the bleed clean, in my opinion. Zero ...


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I'm not sure what your first question is asking, exactly, but as for your second: In InDesign, you can use the "spreads" option in the Print > General dialog to print your pages as spreads. Then, under Print > Setup, choose "Scale to Fit", so that it shrinks the two-page spread to fit your 8.5x11 paper. Good luck!


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With the white arrow – the direct selection tool – you can select the bottom vertexes of your rectangle; but that won't do you any good. The border of a frame in InDesign is applied to the entire frame, not on a per-selection basis (just like in Illustrator). Some other options: Put your text inside a one-cell table. Each of a cell's borders can have a ...


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Here's the best and fastest way to know what resources are the biggest. You cannot "search" for a resource based on the link's size, but this is as close as I can get you to help you do what you want. 1 - Export your project as a package. 2 - Click on "Package" 3 - Click on "Package" again making sure these boxes are ticked: 4 - Open the "Links" ...


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I figured out why this isn't working for you. Uncheck "Use Document Bleed Settings" and make sure you set the bleed to 0.25, and you should be fine. You also want to check "All Printer's Marks."


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The only way to have multiple objects inside a table cell is to have them as inline objects inside text. You cannot select multiple inline objects by selecting them with shift+click; they are considered "characters", and so you must use the regular text selection methods: place your text cursor before the first object, hold down shift, and move right. This ...



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