Tutorial: How to create alternative designs in the same InDesign document

Keep track of new designs by including alternatives in the same document

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To create a different layout using the same text and image assets and keep it in the same document firstly go to Layout> Create Alternate Layout. 

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To create a different layout using the same text and image assets and keep it in the same document firstly go to Layout> Create Alternate Layout. 

 

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The default option is to turn vertical pages into horizontal ones but this can be changed at the initial dialog box so they remain the same.

 

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Open the Pages dialog to see the original and the alternative version. Click on each one to swap between then create your new design for comparison.

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