InDesign Secrets
Adobe InDesign tips, techniques and insider info from Anne-Marie Concepcion and David Blatner.

News; Threading and Unthreading; Transparency and Spot Colors; PDF/X-4; Quizzler; Obscurity of the Week: Use Inline Input for Non-Latin Text


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  • News: Upcoming InDesign Conference in NY, David's ID CS3 Essentials videos
  • Threading and unthreading text frames — tips and scripts
  • Hot Button Post of the Week: Spot Colors and Flattening in CS3 (and, related, PDF/X-4)
  • The Return of the Quizzler!
  • Obscure InDesign Feature of the Week: Use Inline Input for Non-Latin Text

Links mentioned in the podcast:
The InDesign Conference, New York City, NY, June 4–8, 2007. Enter coupon code ISDISBC07 for $100 off the registration fee.
David's ID CS3 Essentials on (link leads to free 7-day trial)
InDesign CS2 Keyboard Shortcuts poster
SplitStory.jsx script: Post with download info, Post about installing
Aextra Software's CleverTextLink plug-in for CS/CS2, $39

Quizzler instructions: If you have an answer to this episode's Quizzler, don't post it here! E-mail it to with "Quizzler" in the Subject. One winner will be chosen randomly from all the correct answers received by midnight, May 15, 2007. The winner will be mailed our beautiful InDesign CS2 Keyboard Shortcuts poster. Remember, don't post your answer here! You'll ruin it for everyone!
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