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  • GMRooster
    Reply to Building Grid Systems
    GMRooster
    kern,
    It's far more than a 3D program. And has a grid you can snap to. It has the ability to import any font. If you are saying this is a bad tool for such an easy job, I would have to strongly...
    Today, 04:09 PM
  • spunch
    Reply to Hey, New member -- need a quick crit.
    spunch
    Thanks Tympanga and SandraGenJobs for the crits.

    I agree on the negative parts and am working on an iteration. I'll post it here later I hope.
    Today, 04:06 PM
  • Amnongil
    Reply to Rolex submariner using pen tool
    Amnongil
    Sorry, i meant like 3.5-4 hours not 2 hours... how is it?...
    Today, 03:50 PM
  • kemingMatters
    Comment on Building Grid Systems
    kemingMatters
    So you are suggesting that they use a 3D rendering/animation software to setup a grid system that is meant for the layout and communication of information? When confronted with a loose screw I would suggest...
    Today, 03:21 PM
  • B
    Reply to Rolex submariner using pen tool
    B
    Seriously, a couple of hours? If so, you're awfully fast....
    Today, 03:17 PM

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  • slug area

    hey

    I'm trying to teach my self indesign and I would like to know what the slug area is? And what's its purpose?

    This is probably such a basic question

  • #2
    The non-printable area of the document -- outside of the page. Where you put additional notes for the printer or file prepper.

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    • #3
      ok thanks

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      • #4
        Actually the slug area does get printed. It gets added to your document if specified. It is usually cut off in final trim.

        Very useful for generating proofs with a printed sign off box among other things.

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        • #5
          There's also some neat (but very expensive) slug plugs for ID that do all kinds of wonderful docket chasing things. Mac only as far as I can see.

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