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InDesign Training Class for Quark or Pagemaker Users

This Adobe InDesign training course is for you if you know QuarkXPress or PageMaker and are looking to ease the transition to InDesign. Let us show you how to harness your skills to get you up and running quickly with Adobe InDesign. This class can be completed as a one day custom class, and the curriculum has been fully updated for InDesign CS6 and InDesign CC. See all our InDesign classes if you are just starting out with page layout or are looking for more advanced topics.

This Adobe InDesign for Quark or PageMaker Users training course includes a copy of AGI's own InDesign Digital Classroom book, published by AGI and Wiley. Contact AGI about this InDesign training class


Please call 800-851-9237 to schedule this training course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

Fri, Jan 01 2016 - Online

Adobe InDesign Training Class for Quark or PageMaker users: Topics Covered

InDesign Tools

  • Other Toolbar Views in InDesign  
  • Overview of Tools in InDesign  
  • Creating New Documents in InDesign  
  • Creating Presets
  • Customize Menus in InDesign  
  • Saving Workspaces
  • Preferences in InDesign  
  • Defining and Changing Preferences
  • Trashing Preferences
  • Grids and Guides in InDesign  
  • Control Panel in InDesign  
  • Working with Panels in InDesign  
  • Navigating your document in InDesign

Converting a QuarkXPress or PageMaker File in InDesign  

  • Placing a native InDesign file (indd)
  • Customizing keyboard shortcuts
  • Creating a New InDesign Page in InDesign  
  • Specifying Frame Content in InDesign  
  • Tables in InDesign  

Graphics in InDesign 

  • Importing Layered Graphic Files and Layer comps in InDesign  
  • Text Wrap in InDesign  
  • Colors, Strokes and Fills in InDesign  
  • Effects in InDesign  
  • Transforming Objects in InDesign  
  • Transparency in InDesign  

Layers in InDesign 

Using Master Pages in InDesign 

  • Adding automatic page number to a master page
  • Local overrides
  • Adding, Deleting & Arranging Pages in InDesign 
  • Creating a Table of Contents in InDesign 
  • Creating an Index in InDesign 
  • Creating a Book File in InDesign 

Preparing Files for output in InDesign 

  • Preflight Summary in InDesign 
  • Pre-flight FontsPreflight links and images
  • Packaging Files for Output
  • Printing and PDF Export in InDesign 
  • Separations Preview in InDesign 



Adobe InDesign Training Class for Quark or PageMaker Users: Prerequisites

We recommend that you have the Adobe InDesign software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it from the Adobe web site.

Adobe InDesign Training Class for Quark or PageMaker Users Course Materials

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the Adobe Certified Instructors at AGI. AGI instructors that have created many of the official InDesign training guides and books for Adobe Systems.


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AGI's team of experienced instructors are led by the design and usability expert and best-selling author of more than 20 books including Creative Cloud for Dummies, Creative Suite for Dummies, and Photoshop Digital Classroom. Classes are led by experienced professionals who have extensive professional and training experience, and also work in our consulting practice areas and as practicing professionals. For Federal agencies, American Graphics Institute classes are offered under GSA contract 47QTCA19D003Y.

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