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By James J. Maivald

Is this publication for programmers?  Written particularly for image designers and construction artists already cozy operating with Adobe InDesign, this publication teaches you the way to automate publishing with out studying loads of frightening code. XML simplifies the method of relocating content material out and in of your layouts and will accelerate any print or net project. Why should still I care approximately XML? If you’re dealing with data-intensive structure tasks, and also you are looking to hold that facts constant, actual, and updated, then incorporating XML may also help. you may as well use XML to automate strategies like uploading textual content and big numbers of portraits right into a format, or repurposing content material from one program to a different. Do i want extra plug-ins or targeted software program? you wish purely the strong gains outfitted into InDesign CS2, CS3 or CS4 to exploit this e-book. How will I examine XML? This consultant contains 9 easy-to-follow initiatives with downloadable help documents. With those hands-on tutorials, you'll study XML in context. through the ultimate undertaking, XML will not be a secret, yet a robust software you should use to aid your organization or consumers. those real-world tasks will train you: l enterprise playing cards: Create a based structure in InDesign after which import XML. structure textual content immediately and circulate the textual content into a number of examples. l Product catalog: the right way to import XML info right into a based structure utilizing nested kinds and cloned textual content. l unsolicited mail and variable info printing: Use XML and InDesign to create subtle unsolicited mail items with no high priced plug-ins or third-party software program. l journal and newspaper: construct and export magazine-style courses for on-line distribution. l internet: rework XML into XHTML to include without delay into your web content, or use Cascading kind Sheets to right away layout your exported XML.

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Indicates that an element may occur zero or multiple times. Indicates an optional element that may occur once or not at all. + Indicates a required element that must occur one or multiple times. Data Content Types Key XML elements can contain several different types of data. By declaring what type of data is allowable, or legal, within an element, it enables the DTD to flag items that don’t belong. In other words, the DTD is acting like a bouncer at an exclusive nightclub: If your name’s not on the list, you don’t get in.

W h e r e to G e t M o r e I n f o r mat i o n 21 Congratulations, you’ve survived a quick lesson in reading DTD code. If you’ve made it this far without falling asleep or bursting into flames, you have a good foundation toward understanding XML and how it’s constructed. Although it’s a good start, there’s plenty more to learn about this powerful language that can’t be covered completely between the covers of this book. 5 we list some books that we recommend for further study of XML. We have all of them on our own bookshelves.

30 The tags placeofdeath and media appear in the Tags panel. 37 38 A D e s i g n e r ' s G u i d e to A d o b e I n D e s i g n a n d X M L Deleting Unused Tags You can delete tags at any time within your document, whether they are used or unused. 31 illustrates how to delete unused tags. 31 Select media in the Tags panel. Select Delete Tag from the Tags panel menu or click the Delete Tag button at the bottom of the Tags panel. 32). 32 Select and delete the image tag. This tag is assigned to the graphic frame on page 1.

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