InDesign CS2 For Dummies by Barbara Assadi

By Barbara Assadi

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When you choose the Tile command, all open windows are resized and displayed side by side. (If you choose Window➪Arrange➪Cascade, all open windows are displayed stacked and staggered on top of each other. ) When multiple windows are open, you activate a window by clicking on a window’s title bar or anywhere within the window. Also, the names of all open documents are displayed at the bottom of the Window menu. Choosing a document name from the View menu brings that document to the front. If multiple windows are open for a particular document, each window is displayed (they’re displayed in the order in which you created them) in the Window menu.

If you do not have a text file to place, you can simply type sentences in the text frame. Figure 2-7: Your text is placed, but something is still not quite right. Because the first page of the article has the two empty frames at top as well as the headline frame, you want to resize the master text frame for this page so the story text doesn’t overprint the other frames. 7. To resize the frame, click the middle frame handle at the top of the selected frame and drag it below the three other frames.

4. Locate and select a graphic file, such as a TIFF, JPEG, GIF, or EPS file, and click Open. Your new graphic is placed in your newsletter, in that selected frame, as shown in Figure 2-13. Figure 2-13: You don’t have to go through Customs to import a graphic into a frame. 31 32 Part I: Starting at the Beginning 5. If necessary to make the graphic fit, switch to the Direct Selection tool and highlight the Scale X Percentage field in the Control palette and enter a new scale, such as 80%. The Scale Y Percentage field should change to the same value as long as the two fields are locked (a chain button appears to their right).

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