Creating Interactive Documents with InDesign CS4, with Dave Cross

Learn how to advance your Adobe InDesign skills using interactive PDF features.

Dave Cross introduces a course like no other at Learn how to advance your Adobe InDesign skills using interactive PDF features. With, a little, help from Photoshop you can transform an ordinary InDesign document into an extraordinary interactive masterpiece. Watch as Dave walks you, step-by-step, through the entire process.

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Course Lessons:

Lesson 1: Introduction (Duration 01:05)

Dave Cross introduces himself and talks about what he will cover in this course

Lesson 2: Planning (Duration 04:51)

If you're starting from scratch, see some important things to think about as you build a document

Lesson 3: Interactivity Workspace (Duration 02:13)

How to use the built-in Workspace to find the interactive controls

Lesson 4: Document Structure (Duration 06:18)

Take advantage of multiple Master Pages to set up a simple structure for your document

Lesson 5: Table of Contents Links (Duration 06:21)

See how easy it is to generate automatic links based on a Table of Contents - no extra work required!

Lesson 6: Creating Buttons (Duration 05:16)

How to create simple interactive buttons

Lesson 7: Music and Movies (Duration 08:15)

How to add music and movies to your PDF files

Lesson 8: More Button Options (Duration 13:32)

See some other options for buttons including rollovers and showing and hiding

Lesson 9: Hyperlinks (Duration 08:04)

How to create web links and more, quickly and easily

Lesson 10: Adding Interactive to a Document (Duration 09:07)

See the steps involved in adding interaction to an existing document

Lesson 11: Export to SWF (Duration 03:14)

How to create interactive SWF files with no Flash programming

Lesson 12: Conclusion (Duration 00:26)

Thanks for following along. Hope you learned a lot

Meet Your Instructor: Dave Cross

For over 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their software. Starting with Adobe Illustrator classes in 1987, Dave has taught…

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