QuarkXPress 6 For Dummies

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  • Get a quick handle on the new features of QuarkXPress 6, including Mac OS X and Windows XP compatibility, enhanced undo functionality, full-resolution previews, and new ways to manage complex projects
  • Written by designers for designers, covering all the major tools for layout, text editing, special effects, Web page development, and printing in simple, easy-to-understand language
  • Enables both beginning and intermediate designers to start using the program quickly
  • From two highly qualified authors: Barbara Assadi, former manager of Quark, Inc.’s Editorial Services department, and Galen Gruman, a desktop publishing pioneer and former executive editor of Macworld
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About the author

Barbara Assadi is cofounder and principal of BayCreative, a San Francisco marketing services agency.

Galen Gruman is a former Macworld editor and a desktop publishing pioneer.

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Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
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Published on
Nov 11, 2004
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Pages
432
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ISBN
9780764549762
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Language
English
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Genres
Computers / Image Processing
Computers / Software Development & Engineering / General
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