Character formatting with the Fonts panel


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Character formatting with the Fonts panel

Not every character formatting option appears on the Format bar. These and some additional options can be found in the Fonts panel, which you can access by clicking the Fonts button on the toolbar in the top right corner. Fonts panel is Mac based, it's shared by many applications installed on your Mac like Keynote and TextEdit for example. With the Fonts panel open we simply select the text we want to change and make our changes from here. So using the View Finder Newsletter lets move to page 2 and select the text that appears at the top of the page. Triple-click inside the text box to select all of its contents and now to view a preview of the current font family inside being used here, and if it doesn't appear already at the top of the Fonts panel, click your Action button and select Show Preview. This displays the current font, the size, and this will change as we make adjustments to our selected text.

Now let's work from left to right. In the Collections column we can ...

Character formatting with the Fonts panel
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Character formatting with the Fonts panel provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Pages '09 Essential Training

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