Using tooltips and Smart Guides


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Using tooltips and Smart Guides

Accurate placement of objects on the canvas is very important when you're dealing at the pixel level. Fireworks has other tool to help you in this area, on top of Rulers, Guides and Grids, and they're tooltips, Smart Guides and the Align panel. We're going to take a look at these features and see how they can speed up the layout process, but first we're going to open up a couple of files. So I'm going to go to my File menu and choose Open, and I want mockup_index_working2, and if I hold down the Control key, I can also choose another one called monthly_specials.

With those two Files selected, I'll just choose Open, and I'll open up both of those files at the same time. There we are. So there's my mockup Page there, and basically picking up where we left off in the previous movie, we've got our little photo in place. And what we want to do now is we want to add in a couple of more Elements over here in the monthly_specials area. So once again, I'm go...

Using tooltips and Smart Guides
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Using tooltips and Smart Guides provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Jim Babbage as part of the Fireworks CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Fireworks
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