Adobe InCopy is a professional word processor that integrates with Adobe InDesign. InCopy enables editors to write, edit, and design documents. In this course, students will learn about workflows, setting preferences, creating new documents, as well as working with workspaces, views, and tools. In addition, students will learn to use styles, how to import text from Word and Excel, how to add tables, how to copy fit text, and how to use Spellcheck and Find and Change. Finally, students will learn about collaborating with InCopy, using notes and track changes, how to use assessments, and how to print and exporting to other formats.
Instructor: Deb Uscilka
What am I going to get from this course?
- Get an overview of InCopy's interface and how to set preferences.
- Add text to InCopy
- Collaborate with InCopy.
- Export from InCopy
Prerequisites and Target Audience
What will students need to know or do before starting this course?
Basic computer skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Word or Adobe InDesign is helpful.
Who should take this course? Who should not?
Students who wish to learn the capabilities of InCopy.
Student Data Files
Module 2: Getting Started with InCopy
Understanding Workflow Requirements
Creating New Documents
Working with Views
Importing Copy from Word
Importing Tables from Excel
Understanding Copy Fitting
Using Find and Change
Module 4: Collaborating with InCopy
Assigning Stories to Individuals
Module 5: Exporting from InCopy
Printing in InCopy
Exporting to Other Formats