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InDesign CS4 Beyond the Basics: Column Guides

how to set column guides for a new document By David Blatner

David Blatner brings his knowledge of and passion for InDesign to the latest release of this state-of-the-art publishing program, showing how to harness its power and functionality. InDesign CS4 Beyond the Basics covers the process of publishing with an eye on the program's latest nuances: optimizing page layouts, automating InDesign with Data Merge and XML, exploring interactive documents (including making movies), and exporting publications to a variety of formats.

In this video, host David Blatner discusses column guides, which are excellent in increasing productivity and ensuring consistency throughout a document. He shows how to set column guides for a new document, as well as how to add guides to a document that you've already created.

Column Guides

Column Guides

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David Blatner is the author or co-author of 15 books, including Real World InDesign and Real World Photoshop. He is the co-host of the podcast and blog, and the editorial director of both InDesign Magazine and The InDesign Conference.
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