Working with free text objects


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Working with free text objects

So text is usually the most prominent thing you see in a presentation. So it's really important to know how to manipulate it well and we are going to start with some text that is already been typed for us, appropriately enough, in this file here called Sample Text.txt. I'm just going to copy this, click into Keynote, and I'm going to go through the toolbar and click on the text box which brings down the text object. I am going to double-click there and then Ctrl+Click and Paste. I'm going to click off and then click on again, so I have access to the object. You can see the object handles here on this side. It pasted that text in just fine. Now, what I can do right now is go through to the Format bar, go up and change the size of the font. I'm going to pull down here to 36, and I'm going to justify the paragraph by clicking here.

So I want to show you some parts of the Inspector that relate to text. Let's go up to the Inspector and we'll click on the Text ...

Working with free text objects
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Working with free text objects provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Craig Syverson as part of the Keynote '09 Essential Training

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