What makes two pages side by side in InDesign?

Note: You can choose Window > Arrange > Tile to display documents side by side. Drag the original document’s page icon to the new document. In the Insert Pages dialog box, specify where the pages will be added.

How do I fix the facing pages in InDesign?

As mentioned above, you can do that by going to File > Document Setup and uncheck Facing Pages option in Document Setup dialog box.

How do I arrange my paper for double sided printing?

To print on both sides of a sheet of paper, do the following:

  1. On the File menu, click Print.
  2. In the Print dialog box, in the Printer name list, select the printer that you want to use.
  3. Click the Publication and Paper Settings tab.
  4. Under 2-sided printing options, click the arrow, and then select the option that you want.

How do I put 3 pages side-by-side in InDesign?

First turn off “Allow Document Pages to Shuffle”, and add as many pages together as you want (they will be aligning horizontally). Then go to the Page Tool and on the panel on top where there are some setting for this tool, click on “Objects Move with Pages” then drag the pages.

How do I change my facing pages?


  1. Navigate to Window > Page Layout.
  2. Create new Single Master page.
  3. Drag this master page over all the document pages.
  4. Delete the older facing page Master page.
  5. Navigate to Layout menu > Layout Properties (it would display Layout Properties dialog box)
  6. Uncheck the option ‘Facing Pages’

What does facing page mean?

Facing pages (also known as a two-page spread) are often used for book layouts and for double-sided documents that you intend to print. Documents that use facing pages can have different headers, footers, and section layout objects on left- and right-facing pages.

Why is there no option to print double sided?

If your printer has a duplex option installed, check the driver/software settings. Go to the Printers and Faxes folder on your computer. Right-click on the printer driver and then select Properties. Click on the Device Settings tab, then look under Installable Options and make sure the duplex unit is set to Available.

Why can’t I print double sided?

Another thing to check is in System Preferences> Printers & Scanners. Select your printer then click the Options & Supplies button to see if there is a Duplex/Double-Sided option. If so, make sure it is enabled.

How do I put 4 pages next to each other in InDesign?

Launch InDesign. Select “New” from the “File” menu to open a new document. Add at least four pages in the text field next to “Number of Pages.” Check the box next to “Facing Pages” to view the spreads together on the screen. Click “OK.”

What does facing pages mean in InDesign?

The Pages panel allows you to select, adjust, move, and navigate pages in a publication. When you use default settings, pages are created as facing pages, which means that they’re laid out as two-page pairs, or spreads. Otherwise, pages are laid out individually.

How do I get rid of facing pages?

How do you make a double sided InDesign document?

Creating InDesign Double-Sided Documents. Start by accessing the Pages menu by clicking “Layout” and then “Pages.”. To move a page’s position, choose “Move Pages,” then drag and drop it from the Page’s thumbnail display in InDesign.

How many spread pages are there in InDesign?

Note the master page, being applied to the 2 spread pages means there’s 1 design on 2 pages. You simply always edit the master page. (The print Preview below will not show the correct print page size because my printer driver doesn’t support 11×17″ [tabloid].

How do you print a document from InDesign?

To start printing from InDesign, click the “Printer” button in the “Print” dialog box to open a window full of printing options, such as which specific pages to print and the size of the pages.

How to setup a document for printing double?

My idea was to shift the second page to the right while the first page is to the left and printing flipping to the side but I’ve been told this is not necessary. Actually, configure 2 pages, both with the same Master Page applied. Set the 2 pages as a “spread”, not “facing pages”, just a side by side spread.