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Tip of the Week: Fast Editing of Styles Via Quick Apply

This InDesign tip on fast editing of styles via Quick Apply was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on August 30, 2018.

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Quick Apply is one the most powerful features in all of InDesign: Just press Command/Ctrl-Enter to open the Quick Apply window, type a few characters of a style name (character style, paragraph style, or object style), and press Enter to apply it.

But did you know that if you press Command/Ctrl-Enter after choosing the style name (instead of Enter), InDesign opens the edit dialog box for that style? Much faster than navigating through the panels, especially when you have a lot of styles.

Mike Rankin

Mike Rankin

Editor in Chief of, InDesign Magazine, and Author of LinkedIn Learning courses on InDesign, Illustrator, GIMP, Inkscape, and Adobe Dimension.
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