Archive for September, 2009

Dreamweaver CS4 Insert Bar

In Dreamweaver CS4, the Insert bar now appears as a panel. It can be dragged and docked above the document window as per previous versions. However, be aware that (on […]

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Spry Accordion Panels’ Height and Open or Closed First Panel

In Dreamweaver, the Spry Accordion Panels have a default height which is fixed. If you don’t want to use this, or have unoccupied space inside the content panels you need […]

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Creating pdf Bookmarks in InDesign

Using bookmarks to navigate through a pdf is sometimes easier than using the pages option. Creating them is easy. With your file open, go to the Window > Interactive panel. […]

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Photshop Layer Groups

To quickly create a layer group and add your existing layers to it, either: Select the layers and drag to the Layer Group icon at the bottom of the Layers […]

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InDesign Find/Change

This is a quick tip – InDesign’s Find/Change panel offers the ability to do a whole lot more than spell-checking. As an example, entire objects, strokes and fills, effects and […]

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Remove the Dotted Border Around Links

Working with some tabbed panels today in Dreamweaver but didn’t like the dotted selection borders appearing as I clicked the links… Solution is a bit of css: a { outline: […]

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Derren Brown Lottery Prediction

OK – like a lot of other people, I am not buying Derren Brown’s apparent explanation of how he predicted the lottery. My view is that he used a split […]

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Page Thumbnails in InDesign

By default, the Pages panel in InDesign displays the page thumbnails vertically. Personally, I prefer to see them laid out horizontally. To change this, click the triangle in the top […]

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Adobe Customer Service

I don’t know about you, but my experience of the customer service at Adobe has not been good… I have had cases remain unanswered for weeks, (yes weeks!) mis-information (suggestions […]

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