Creating a Press-Ready PDF from Indesign

1. Choose File>Export from Main Menu

For Tips on checking your files before creating your PDF use the link below.
File Preparation Tips

2. Navigate to where you would like to Save.

3. Choose the Press Quality setting from the Presets as a starting point.

4. Use the following Compression and Compatibility Settings

5. Use the following Marks and Bleeds settings

6. Use the following Output settings

7. Use the following Advanced settings

7. Use the following Security settings

We recommend leaving security settings off. If you need to use them, please make sure that we receive the password along with the file when you submit it.

9. Review your settings and Save a Preset

10. Name your Preset

11. Choose your Preset

Next time you are ready to export to PDF, simply choose your Preset, then Export.