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Creating Text Blocks
Text frames are useful because the text in them can be word wrapped. Text blocks lack defined right and bottom margins so you must press Return at the end of each line. They are intended for short blocks of text such as titles, captions, TextFX, headers and footers, and cannot be linked together like text frames. On the other hand, you can resize the text...
Text Frame Options
To change the number of columns in a text frame after creating it: Select the frame with the Object tool. Choose Text Frame Options from the Frame submenu in the Object menu to display the Text Frame Options dialog box. Ticking the Custom Widths box will show each of the column widths in the Widths list. Clicking on one of the widths will show the current...
PageStream offers two chapter numbering systems: * Automatic: Chapters are numbered consecutively at each level of the document. * Manual: Chapter numbering restarts at a specified number. These options can be selected from the Chapter Numbering pop-up menu in the Document Setup and Chapter Setup dialog boxes. Use Document Setup to set the chapter numbering...
Page Numbers in Chapters
PageStream offers complete control over page numbering in complex documents. You can: * Number pages and chapters consecutively throughout a document. * Restart page and chapter numbering at the start of each chapter. * Set whether the first page of a chapter will begin on an even or odd page. * Define the length of a chapter to include blank pages. * Vary...
Moving Between Pages
You can choose which page to display in the document window by clicking on the page buttons in the horizontal scroll bar. The Previous Page button displays the previous page in the document, and the Next Page button displays the next page. The current page number is always shown in the Go to Page button, along with the total number of pages in the document...
Master Page Objects
You can create, modify and delete objects on master pages just like objects on normal pages in your document. To edit a master page's objects, you must display the master page in the document window. [note=sidebar][/note] To display a master page in the document window: Click the Go to Page button. The Go to Page dialog box will appear. Choose a master...
Step 7: Positioning the text block
You will now align the text block you created in step 2 so that it is centered under the logo. 1. Select the logo. Choose the Object tool and select the logo, if it is not already selected. When the object is selected, its coordinates will be shown in the Edit palette and object sizing handles will appear around the outer edge of the object at the corners...
Step 1: Setting the measurement system
1. Start PageStream. Double-click on the PageStream icon in the PageStream folder. When the PageStream Navigator appears, you're ready to start. [note=sidebar][/note] 2. Choose Prefs in the Navigator. The Preferences dialog box will appear. Click on the Measurement item to display the Measurement panel. * Horizontal: Picas * Vertical: Same as Horizontal *...
updated:2006-03-31 14:12:24 last comment:2006-07-05 14:24:24
GETSELECTEDOBJECTS Object Queries Gets the ID's of all selected objects, as well as their bounding box. getselectedobjects [IDLIST stem] [BOUNDINGBOX bbox/.LEFT.TOP.RIGHT.BOTTOM] [DIMENSIONS dim/.LEFT.TOP.RIGHT.BOTTOM] [DOCUMENT name | WINDOW name | OBJECTID number] IDLIST/a Gets the ID's of each selected object. BOUNDINGBOX/a Gets the...
Installing Fonts for use with PageStream Amiga
PageStream supports two font systems: PostScript Type 1 (Windows or MS-DOS format) and TrueType/OpenType (Windows format only). Compugraphic Intellifont and PageStream DMF or not current supported. PageStream does not use the Amiga's built-in font system because AmigaOS doesn't offer the features required by a desktop publishing program. Windows and MS-DOS...
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