Join David Blatner for an in-depth discussion in this video Moving objects, part of Getting Started with InDesign (2014).
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…We've just been kind of throwing text and graphics onto this page, and it is a mess.…So let's go ahead and clean it up.…Head toward a finished product that we can print.…The main tool that we're going to use to…move objects around our page is the selection tool.…That's the first tool at the top of…the Tool panel, also called the black arrow tool.…We saw this tool briefly in that last movie, but the selection tool…lets me move objects around my page, and even resize them and rotate them.…Let's see how to do it.…If I click on this object here, this logo, I can drag it around my page.…
Now you'll notice as I drag it, I see all these green lines flashing on and off.…Those are called smart guides, and smart guides are a great way…to make sure that objects are aligned or distributed on your page properly.…So, I'm going to drag this over until I see a green line,…a green vertical line that goes between it and the frame beneath it.…When I let go of the cursor, you'll see that it's lined up perfectly.…I'll do the same thing with the logo down here.…
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