Work with Content Collector Tool in Adobe InDesign CS6
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- 6This will create a new document. You can also do this with the shortcut "Ctrl" + "N". Alternatively, you can click "Open..." to open an existing document from the "File" menu as well. For more information, refer to our tutorials on how to create a new document and on how to open an existing document.You can move the cursor to "New" and click "Document...".
- 9The icon looks like an arrow pointing at a basket. In the bottom-left corner of the icon, you may notice a small black triangle, which indicates that when we click and drag the icon to the right, a menu with "Content Collector Tool" and "Content Placer Tool" will be shown. The cursor will change. You can start "collecting" the images into a "basket". A long gray dialogue box will appear along the bottom of the screen, which will be where our selected images go. Imagine that this is the basket.First, click the "Content Collector Tool" from the toolbar on the left.
- 16Experiment with that. This is a very good tool to work with multiple photos and magazine layouts. You can easily create a gallery. The fast tool helps you to ensure that everything is uniform.Now, you can adjust the size of and move the images by dragging them.Advertisement
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