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Chapter 4. Working with Objects > Using the Info Palette with Objects

Using the Info Palette with Objects

The Info palette also gives you important information about the document, text, and placed images.

To see the document information:

  • Deselect any objects on the page. The Info palette displays the following information :

    With no objects selected, the Info palette displays document information.

    • Location of the file on the computer.

    • Last Modification date and time.

    • Author as entered in the File Info (File > File Info) dialog box.

    • File size.

To see the text information:

  • Place your insertion point inside a text frame.

    or

    Highlight the text in the frame. The Info palette displays the following information :

    With text selected, the Info palette displays text information.

    • Character in the frame or selection.

    • Words in the frame or selection.

    • Lines in the frame or selection.

    • Paragraphs in the frame or selection.

    Tip

    If there is any overflow text in the frame, the amounts are displayed as a number with a plus sign.

To see the placed object information:

  • Select a frame that contains a placed image, or the placed image itself. The Info palette displays the following information :

    With a placed image selected, the Info palette displays placed image information.

    • Type of placed image.

    • Actual ppi (points per inch) resolution of the image.

    • Effective ppi resolution of the image if you have scaled the image in InDesign.

    • Color Space of the image.

    • ICC Profile (if applicable) may also be shown.

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