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Adobe Creative Suite 6 Design and Web Premium All-in-One For Dummies by Fred Gerantabee, Christopher Smith, Jennifer Smith

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Chapter 7: Exporting to PDF, Flash, and Printing

In This Chapter

check.png Checking (preflighting) documents

check.png Packaging documents for delivery

check.png Understanding file formats

check.png Exporting to different file formats

check.png Printing documents

In addition to printing, you can also export InDesign documents into several different kinds of file formats. In this chapter, we take a closer look at the preparations for delivering a file to a print vendor as well as many of the different kinds of files you can create electronically from an InDesign document. (We cover HTML, ePub, and digital document export in the next chapter.) Before you print a document, it’s good to make sure you have everything you need, so we start by looking at the preflight option.

Preflight: Preparing Your Documents for Printing

The Preflight feature in InDesign helps confirm that everything you need to print your document is ready and available. It also provides information about the document you’re printing, such as listing its fonts, print ...

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