Rulers, guides, and grid


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Rulers, guides, and grid

It's time to talk about one more feature before we leave the Vector Drawing Tools chapter, and that is working with rulers, guides, and grid. I'm going to choose File>New, and create a new file that is 400 by 400, 72 pixels per inch, and white. I'm going to show you a few things about guides and grids. First of all, the way that grids look is different than they were looking in past versions of Fireworks.

The grid color is lighter and it is created from dotted lines that are gray instead of a solid line. Under View>Guides is where you can show your guides. And under View>Grid is where you can show your grid. Now I have already shown the grid by choosing View>Grid>Show Grid. I can turn it off by clicking this again, View>Grid>Show Grid, and now it's back on again. Under View>Grid>Edit Grid, I can change the color of the grid.

I can change the width of the grid squares; I can make them larger or smaller. I'll make them a bit larger; I'll make them ...

Rulers, guides, and grid
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Rulers, guides, and grid provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Abigail Rudner as part of the Fireworks 8 Essential Training

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