Hunspell hyphenation for InDesign CC 2017 and InCopy CC 2017

Posted on Dec 14, 2016 in adobe, productivity | 11 Comments

I finally found a little time to finalize an installer for Hunspell for InDesign CC 2017 and InCopy CC 2017 is ready. One of the delays was that I have not gotten the new installers to work on my own computers but they work on all other computer I have tried it on. In fact, […]

Hunspell hyphenation for InDesign CC 2015 on a PC

Posted on Jul 18, 2016 in adobe, productivity | 7 Comments

Since I started to make Icelandic Hunspell installers for InDesign I have had some questions from PC users about an Hunspell installer for PC computers. I am mainly a mac person. A friend of mine, Snorri Guðjónsson, who works at a big newspaper, told me that he had made a script to install Icelandic Hunspell on PC computers. […]

Hunspell hyphenation for InCopy CC 2015

Posted on Jul 18, 2016 in adobe, productivity | No Comments

Hunspell is a free software and widely used in various applications you might be using every day. This option makes it possible to add hyphenation for about 90 languages that are not in the standard installation of InDesign, including Icelandic. Many InDesign users have trouble installing what it takes to activate Hunspell for their language. […]

Keyboard Shortcuts Cheat Sheet for Illustrator CC 2014

Posted on Jun 25, 2014 in adobe, productivity | No Comments
Keyboard Shortcuts Cheat Sheet for Illustrator CC 2014

One of the best way to speed up your work in any application is to use keyboard shortcuts. Many only use a handful of shortcuts but instead use the mouse to go into the menus for the commands. Some even use the mouse to do their cuts and pastes. This is a huge waste of […]

Hunspell hyphenation for InDesign CS6 and CC – Creative Cloud

Posted on Dec 12, 2013 in adobe, productivity | 11 Comments
Hunspell hyphenation for InDesign CS6 and CC – Creative Cloud

As described in a help file from Adobe a new option for hyphenation was added to InDesign CS6 (in fact it appeared in version ID 5.5) and continues in InDesign CC. Hunspell is a free software and widely used in various applications you might be using every day. This option makes it possible to add […]

Illustrator Keyboard Shortcuts for Foreign Languages

Posted on Mar 30, 2011 in adobe, productivity | No Comments

One good thing to remember is that this Set file can be found on the mac in ~/User/Preferences/Adobe Illustrator CS4 Settings/En_US (The En_US may be different for countries). … (If you are using CS3 or older you will get a yellow triangle saying that this already in use by Apply Last Filter command.

Simple way to control your email – your own way

Posted on Feb 11, 2010 in productivity, workflow | One Comment

That way I won’t loose track of the mail I really need or want to do something more with. SmartMailbox Another great thing about Smart Mailboxes is that although its findings comes from various places in my mail it is not aliases. … Every once in a while I look at those boxes and send it to the trash to free up some mails from the Inbox. mailfoldersruslinfo Another similar idea for some of the Smart Mailboxes is to keep separate track of all the mails that I get related to social media like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Starting off with RGB workflow

Posted on Nov 5, 2009 in productivity, workflow | No Comments

An easy way to keep a watch on the profiles in the picture is to use this field in Photoshop to show the Document Profile . documentprofile If no or wrong ICC profile is attached to a picture you can correct that in two ways in Photoshop: Go to Edit > Assign Profile… and choose the right one. … The RGB workflow allows CMYK pictures to be used to, but in that case you have to color manage those pictures and use the appropriate CMYK profile to color correct the pictures according to the paper which is going to be used for the printing.

RGB verkflæði – gamall draumur að rætast.

Posted on Nov 3, 2009 in productivity, workflow | No Comments

Þægilegt er að sjá hvaða prófíll er viðhengdur á opnum myndum í Photoshop með því að hafa stillt í vinstra horninu niðri þannig að Photoshop sýni prófílinn. documentprofile Preview forritið sem fylgir öllum mökkum er líka gott að nota ef skoða þarf hvaða prófíll er á tiltekinni psd eða jpg mynd eða myndum. … Nota psd eða jpg myndir því þá þarf ekki að hugsa um Flatten Transparency lengur Keyrum pdf beint út úr Illustrator með Save as… eða Save a Copy as… veljum Adobe PDF sem skjalsnið Hættum að vista Illustrator eps skjöl og setja þau í Distiller.

16 Prepress Tips for Graphic Designers

Posted on Nov 3, 2009 in productivity, workflow | One Comment

guestblog I recently wrote my first guest-blog, called Prepress Tips for Graphic Designers on David Airey’s blog . … But at least there is fun involved and at blogs that size (16.000 readers) there are more comments to deal with and lively discussions.