The PageStream Screen

SectionThe components of a PageStream screen
When you create a document, PageStream opens a document window containing an empty page. The location of some controls may differ depending on the computer you have, but the functionality is identical.

A The toolbar allows you to select commonly used commands. It is shown when Show Toolbar is selected from the Window menu. It can be configured via the Toolbar panel of the Preferences dialog box.

B The document and view name is shown at the top of the document window.

C The rulers help you lay out your pages. They are shown when Show Rulers is selected from the Layout menu.

D The toolbox contains tools to change modes and to draw and manipulate objects. It is shown when Show Toolbox is selected from the Window menu.

E The page borders are shown in the window.

F Margin guides on all sides of the page show the area in which you normally place text frames and objects.

G Column guides divide your page into a columnar grid to help you design your page. Margin and column guides are shown when Show Guides is selected from the Layout menu.

H These controls set the magnification and change pages.

I The Edit palette shows object coordinates and sets text attributes. It is shown when Show Edit Palette is selected from the Window menu.

    Customizing Your Screen
    Indeterminate State of Controls
    View and Page Controls


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Related Tips
If you want PageStream to remember the position of the palettes, toolbox and document window when you next use the program, choose the Remember Window Positions command from the Window menu. The position and size of the current document window will be saved as the default for future document windows.