I've been working in a multi-page Indesign doc and I when I hit command A or select all from the menu bar it won't select the entire document. Only the page I'm on.
Is this normal? Is there a way to select everything in the document at once?
You can only select all for a spread.
That's an expected workflow. "Cmd+A" will select all items on the spread you are working on.
the title of this thread says "Creating Outlines".
Is this what you want? Creating outlines for every text in your document?
So best see into this if you like to export PDFs with outlined texts:
Read also into the comments and the other articles linked to there.
Interesting stuff to weigh the pros and cons…