Formatting paragraphs


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Formatting paragraphs

Paragraph formatting applies to entire paragraphs only. We'll use our Phoenix Mission document which is a word processing type document to explore Alignment and Spacing options when working with paragraph text. Now to format a paragraph there is no need to highlight or select it since the formatting applies to the entire paragraph. All you need to do is make sure your cursor is flashing somewhere in that paragraph. So let's click anywhere here in our real paragraph to explore a paragraph formatting option that is always in use and that is Alignment. Notice on the format bar that the Left Aligned button appears to be selected. This is why our text appears lined up nicely on the left margin whereas it's quite jagged down the right side of our page.

Now let's click in the subtitle, A Brief Introduction to Mars. This too considered a paragraph, since a hard Return was pressed at the end of the word Mars to start a new paragraph. If we go to the Format bar, notice that the s...

Formatting paragraphs
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Formatting paragraphs provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Pages '09 Essential Training

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