Thu, 16 June 2011
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See the Show Notes for links mentioned in this episode. The transcript of this podcast will be posted soon.
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>> In-Tools has a number of fantastically useful InDesign plug-ins, all of which were recently updated to work with CS5.5. Harbs (the owner) has also written a bunch of InDesign scripts that are supremely useful. Be sure to visit the In-Tools page and download what looks useful.
>>UK-based Certitec, an Adobe Authorized Training Center, is giving away one free 2-day InDesign class to a lucky InDesignSecrets.com listener. Classes will be held in Cardiff or London, U.K. To enter the drawing for the free class, go to http://www.certitec.com/indesignsecrets.html and fill out the form. Quick! You only have 14 days from the date of this podcast to enter the drawing. If you don’t win, you can always register for any 2011 class at Certitec for 10% off if you mention “InDesignSecrets” when registering.
Quizzler winning answer: How many ways can you "hide" InDesign, from the keyboard?
Pat, a Mac user, says ...
Links mentioned in this podcast:
> Print & ePublishing conference sponsors
> Marijan Tompa's new site
> Tony Harmer's poem lamenting InDesign's inability to create Acrobat form fields
> Blog post on Creating Form Fields in InDesign (the Acrobat script)
> Send feedback about your InDesign wishlist items to our Uservoice site
> In discussion with Douglas, we talked about the issue of split columns not splitting
> Peter Kahrel's footnotes and columns script
> The Certitec winner was from Llandrindod Wells in Powys
> The winner of the Quizzler gets her choice of InDesignSecrets webinars
> David's article on Mystery Glyphs was in issue #41 of InDesign Magazine
> More on Load Selected Glyph in Find
> Langston Hughes' poem, "A Dream Deferred"