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Adobe InDesign CS5.5 For Mac

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Product Highlights
  • Folio Producer Tools
  • Access To Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
  • Interactive Documents And Presentations
  • Export To Flash Professional
  • ePUB Export Enhancements - Better eBooks
  • PDF Accessibility Enhancements
  • Preflight And Production Tools
  • Integration With Adobe CS Review
  • Integration With Online Services
  • Comprehensive Layers Panel

Adobe InDesign CS5.5 For Mac is advanced software that allows you to design and preflight engaging page layouts for print or digital distribution. Benefit from built-in creative tools and accurate control over typography. With InDesign CS5.5, you have the power to integrate interactivity, video and audio for playback on tablets, smartphones and computers. The slew of features at your fingertips includes the following: Folio Producer tools, access to the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, the ability to create truly interactive documents and presentations, the power to export to Flash Professional, ePUB export enhancements for improved eBooks, PDF accessibility enhancements, preflight and production tools, and more!

Create Powerful, Innovative Digital Documents

Want to engage, inform and attract readers? Of course you do! InDesign CS5.5 helps you do just that, with documents you create within the software. These documents integrate interactivity, video and audio. Devise stronger, more compelling messages with rich interactive publications
Folio Producer Tools
Generate and preview digital magazines, newspapers and catalogs featuring engaging elements, like 360° object rotation and image panoramas for a broad range of tablets. Upload to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite for greater production and distribution. Now, you have the ability to create and share a virtually limitless number of .folio files.

Please note: Adobe Digital Publishing Suite requires a separate license and payment of associated fees
Access To Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
You can access the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite from within InDesign to publish engaging digital documents for a wide variety of tablets. The New Single Edition is now available for publishing to your iPad!

Please note: Adobe Digital Publishing Suite requires a separate license and payment of associated fees
Interactive Documents And Presentations
Have a blast adding interactivity, motion, audio and video to your documents and presentations. Export right to SWF for playback in the Adobe Flash Player runtime
Export To Flash Professional
You can export InDesign documents to Flash Professional for the purpose of adding advanced interactivity, animation and navigation to intricate layouts

Create Better eBooks With ePUB Export Enhancements

Design compelling eBooks as you minimize your dependence on developers. Make video and audio part of your eBooks, and include images that resize to fit nearly any screen. Keep greater control over content and typography while exporting documents to the EPUB format
Enhanced eBook Authoring
Produce more engaging eBooks while minimizing your reliance on developers. Utilize a smoother workflow as you include sophisticated typography and images that resize to fit almost any screen. You can even add video and audio for eBook reader applications supporting HTML5 video and audio tags.

Please note: InDesign utilizes EPUB3 and HTML5 code to create eBooks with audio, video and other sophisticated features. EPUB3 and HTML5 presentation, media playback and double-byte character support (e.g., Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) may not be supported on all devices, browsers or EPUB readers
Embedded Video And Audio In eBooks
You can include video and audio in InDesign layouts that you export to the EPUB format, in order to produce more engaging digital books. Embedded audio and video will play on mobile devices supporting HTML5, such as the iPad.

Please note: InDesign utilizes EPUB3 and HTML5 code to create eBooks with audio, video and other sophisticated features. EPUB3 and HTML5 presentation, media playback and double-byte character support (e.g., Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) may not be supported on all devices, browsers or EPUB readers
Articles Panel
Manage the sequence of text, images and graphics when you export to EPUB or HTML without altering InDesign layouts. You can organize your content by dragging it into the new Articles panel to specify export order
Styles Mapped To Tags In EPUB Export
Now, easier than ever before, produce standards-compliant digital documents with enhanced basic typography - with no manual code changes needed. Map paragraph and character styles right to HTML, EPUB and PDF tags, so that they export with the proper specifications
Dynamic Image Resizing
Design and publish an EPUB eBook with imagery that will look fine on nearly any screen on which it is played, regardless of size. On virtually anything from a desktop monitor to a smartphone, your eBook imagery will look good! This makes your content accessible and enjoyable on any device

Do More In Less Time

Create, edit and publish documents quicker than was previously possible. New productivity features make page layout easier and faster, even when creating PDF documents meeting federal accessibility requirements
Linked Text
Keep consistency more easily while working with content that has been duplicated throughout a document. You can link identical text blocks within a layout, so that changes to the parent block will be automatically made in every other one
Dragging And Dropping Of Anchored Objects
You can add inline graphics and other anchored objects quickly and intuitively, just by dragging them to the preferred anchor location within the text
PDF Accessibility Enhancements
Minimize the time taken to create PDF documents that are more accessible to the disabled. Add, edit and view Alt text attributes associated with an image or object with greater ease than before
Preflight And Production Tools
Speed up production, improve print reliability, and deliver error-free documents with live preflighting, document-installed fonts, JDF technology, background PDF export and improved PDF/X standards support
Multiple Page Sizes
Create pages with various sizes in the same document
Paragraphs That Span Or Split Columns
Speedily create text that spans or splits into multiple columns in a few simple steps
Simplified Object Selection And Editing
Perform repetitive layout tasks with greater efficiency via convenient tools and on-object controls
Document-Installed Fonts
Help get rid of font substitution issues with document-installed fonts
Track Text Changes
Mark up text right in InDesign, and easily track copy revisions
Integration With Adobe CS Review
Create and share reviews online while you're working in InDesign via integration with Adobe CS Review, a CS Live online service. View feedback in the context of your page layout.

Please note: CS Live online services are complimentary until April 12, 2012. Adobe online services, including Adobe CS Live Services, are available only to users 13 years of age and older and require agreement to additional terms and Adobe's online privacy policy. Not available in all countries or languages, and may require user registration and be subject to change or discontinuation without notice. Additional fees may apply
Integration With Other Adobe Solutions
You can move projects smoothly from design to print or digital output, courtesy of tight integration with industry-leading Adobe software, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Flash Professional and Digital Editions
Integration With Online Services
Produce engaging interactive documents for tablets and enhance the efficiency of design processes with essential Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and Adobe CS Live online services, directly accessible from InDesign.

Please note: Adobe Digital Publishing Suite requires a separate license and payment of associated fees. CS Live online services are complimentary until April 12, 2012. Adobe online services, including Adobe CS Live Services, are available only to users 13 years of age and older and require agreement to additional terms and Adobe's online privacy policy. Not available in all countries or languages, and may require user registration and be subject to change or discontinuation without notice. Additional fees may apply
Productivity Tools
Create advanced page layouts with customer-inspired productivity features, including Smart Guides, rapid table creation, multiple-file placement, on-object controls, and the ability to produce pages of varying sizes within the same file
Built-In Creative Tools
Explore your creative options directly within InDesign via integrated drawing tools, nondestructive effects, built-in Adobe Photoshop effects, finer transparency controls, and 3D Photoshop artwork support
Adobe Mini Bridge
Locate and drag images into page layouts from Adobe Mini Bridge--without ever leaving InDesign
Live Captions
Automatically generate static or live captions from image metadata
Automation
Generate powerful automated workflows via standards-based XML features, to lay out pages with text and images. Use database-driven content for even higher levels of efficiency when publishing across channels
Collaboration In Editorial Workflows
Enhance the collaboration of design and editorial teams via tight integration between InDesign CS5.5 and Adobe InCopy CS5.5
Extensibility
For custom publishing with InDesign Markup Language (IDML), an XML-based file format allowing developers to create or modify files via standard XML tools
Text Composition
Produce beautiful, advanced text for any medium with professional typography features like styles, text wrap, the Paragraph Composer, OpenType support, drop caps, and the power to map styles to tags in EPUB export
Enhanced PDF Export Options
You can export PDF files meeting the PDF/X-4:2010, PDF/X-5:2010, and PDF/VT-1 standards for tight integration with Adobe Acrobat X and Adobe PDF Print Engine 2.5
Comprehensive Layers Panel
With ease, you can manage page items using a Layers panel similar to the one in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
System Requirements Mac OS
Multicore Intel processor
Mac OS X v10.5.8 or v10.6
1 GB of RAM (2 GB recommended)
2.6 GB of available hard disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive files system or on removable flash storage devices)
1024 x 768 display (1280 x 800 recommended) with 16-bit video card
DVD-ROM drive
Adobe Flash Player 10 software required to export SWF files
Broadband Internet connection required for online services
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