Course Outlines

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provide training for.
Graphics & Photos
Web Layout

Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Muse

Adobe Animate


Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) with InDesign

Apple iBooks Author

ePubs with InDesign

Interactive PDFs


If desired, IDEAS can modify any on-site class, custom classroom and on-line training, or one-on-one instruction. Feel free to mix-and-match topics from different level outlines if it meets your needs better—or even mix-and-match different programs. (Custom training is restricted to a single company.)

Adobe LiveCycle Designer (XFA forms)

2 Days Introduction
Additional day for database connectivity

The class is a 2-day class; aAn additional day is required for dealing with data connections. LiveCycle Designer was included with Acrobat Pro 7-X. Starting with version XI, Designer is only available as a stand-alone product.

What is the difference between Acrobat forms (AcroForms) and LiveCycle Designer forms (XFA forms)?


Setting up the workspace palettes

Creating forms

Understanding the Library Palette

Field Types

Library features

Adding Fields

Selecting, Aligning, & Grouping Fields

Editing Objects

Working with the Hierarchy Palette

Working with Tables

Understanding Form Fragments

Using Master Pages

Scripting and Action Builder

Advanced LiveCycle Designer Options

NOTE: These topics require an additional day.