There are a few ways to do this. In Adobe InDesign:
- Ensure you have your file open.
- Click on the Window drop down menu.
- Select Output, then Separations Preview.
- Under the drop-down for View in the Separations Preview pane, select Ink Limit to view the ink weight for each colour, as well as the total ink weight.
- Check the ink weight against the specifications of the publication you are sending to.