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Level 5 Level 5 (14,925 points)
Member Since:
Sep 5, 2009
Last Logged In:
Dec 15, 2017 3:51 PM
Name:
Walton Mendelson
City, Region, Locale:
Prescott, Arizona
Country:
United States
Primary creative media:
Books
Other areas of expertise:
visual arts, music, writing
My Website:
http://www.wm-arts.com
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites:
https://www.createspace.com/Customer/EStore.do?id=3401413
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (2):
https://www.createspace.com/Customer/EStore.do?id=3412453
My accomplishments:
"The Music of Frederick Sommer" "Metaphysics in Jars" "Miscellanea"
Tags:
book design

Recent Activity

walton replied to Book Cloning?

"The forum is plagued with spam.  Being here, answering questions, is simply harder and more time consuming . . . and, frankly, less effectiv"

in CreateSpace Central - 20 replies
17 hours ago
walton replied to Frustrated writer.

"Ahg . . . the CS interior templates are a pain.   All pages should be set to Page Setup > Layout > Vertical Alignment > Top .  The first"

in Formatting - 2 replies
17 hours ago
walton replied to Hello, new to the community

"The interactive features of the CS site often stop working with one or another browser.  This lasts a day or two.  Try another browser.  I k"

in CreateSpace Central - 3 replies
17 hours ago
walton replied to pages missing on proof copy even when digitally correct when uploaded

"the digital proof was correct before it was up loaded     I presume this is the print ready-PDF you uploaded.  But, that is a presumptio"

in CreateSpace Central - 8 replies
3 days ago
walton replied to Typo's in final product

"Ah . . . when you upload a revised file, the CS system can: replace the previous file with the updated one, which is what is supposed to h"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 4 replies
3 days ago
walton commented on Re:  Interior formatting

"You should have Page Setup > Layout set to: Different First Page Different Odd and Even   Each chapter should be separated by a Section"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 1 comments - 0 bookmarks
4 days ago
walton replied to images printing quality advice needed

"I answered part of this in a PM.  I missed the workflow question.   Is the final book printing in color or black and white?   Your workf"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 8 replies
4 days ago
walton replied to I just received my first printed proof ...

"Simplistically: blue to purple . . . too much magenta/not enough cyan.  If both CS and Spark shifted this way, you could remove some magenta"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 12 replies
4 days ago
walton replied to My page numbers  show below the margin

"How are you formatting the page numbers?  Master Pages???   Walton"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 6 replies
4 days ago
walton replied to Formatting Poem/Photo book

"I have had thousands of images printed by CS.  Most were color.  Grayscale were printed regular white or cream stock as black and white book"

in Formatting - 3 replies
4 days ago
walton replied to Warning - Low Resolution Image

"I agree with both answers above: if you're using a program like Word, it defaults to compressing (Word's euphemism for downsizing), and it"

in CreateSpace Central - 5 replies
5 days ago
walton commented on formatting

"If by guidelines you mean text boundaries . . . untick:   File > Options > Advanced > Show Document Content > Show Text Boundaries   G"

in Formatting - 1 comments - 0 bookmarks
5 days ago
walton replied to TOC looks great but when upload Createspace all numbers off page

"Did you upload a Word file or a PDF?  Where all the fonts embedded in it?  If you don't know, open the PDF in Reader, then go to File > Pro"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 2 replies
1 week ago
walton replied to Print Quality Problems

"Please let us know how the replacements look.   It's hard to know what's going on with CS, every little bit helps.   Walton   Bleeds"

in CreateSpace Central - 16 replies
1 week ago
walton replied to Createspace staff can't distinguish images and headings

"As I see it, going to KDP Print is not the answer.  I assume they use the same presses, printing related software, and press operators. Mana"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 7 replies
1 week ago

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