How to Zoom In/Zoom Out in Adobe InDesign

Discover how to zoom in/zoom out in Adobe InDesign. That way you’ll know what to do when you want to focus on a particular spot or look at the whole picture. how-to-zoom-inzoom-out-in-adobe-indesign-featured-header

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How to Zoom In/Zoom Out in Adobe InDesign

To get started, open your Adobe InDesign file. Then follow these three steps.

  • Step 1: Select the Zoom Tool

    Move your cursor to the toolbar and select the Zoom Tool. It appears like a magnifying glass icon.

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  • Step 2: Zoom In

    When clicking the Zoom Tool, your cursor appears like a magnifying glass with a plus sign. This is because you can zoom in as a default.

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  • Step 3: Zoom Out

    To zoom out, you can switch it by clicking on the ALT button. The cursor will look like a magnifying glass with a minus sign. And that is how you zoom in and out in Adobe InDesign.

FAQs

How do I zoom in on a specific part of an image?

When in the zoom-in mode, just click at the spot where you want to zoom in on an image.

What is the difference between zooming in and panning?

Zooming in is magnifying a specific spot in an image and panning is moving a part of an image to the center of the screen.

How far can I zoom out of an image?

You can zoom out as far as how you have set your image to be displayed in Adobe InDesign.