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Print ready PDFs should have 3mm bleed, be supplied as individual pages and centred. The diagrams below will take you through the necessary steps to make a print ready PDF from Adobe Indesign.

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From InDesign select File and then highlight Adobe PDF Presets and then click on Press Quality

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Save As: Enter chosen filename
Where: Enter required destination of file

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Visible and printablelayers should be selected
N.B. Remember to select ‘Spreads’ if required

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Settings for High Quality should be as this

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Marks and Bleed, Select Crop marks and Page information
Set bleed to a minimum of 3mm all round

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Settings for High Quality should be as this

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Settings for High Quality should be as this
Click export when complete

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