Resizing the text frame


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Resizing the text frame

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to resize a text frame. I'm still working inside of Chief executive nephew.psd and if you want to resize a text frame, this is just kind of weird, the way Photoshop handles this in my humble O. But it is the way it works. What you need to do is you need to activate the text layer with the Type tool so that has to be done. So go ahead and get the Text tool right there, the Horizontal Type tool and then Click some place inside the text. That way you can see the frame, otherwise you can't see the darn thing. Then you start making whatever modifications you want to make.

Here is what I want you to do. First bring up the rulers, which you get by going to the View menu and choosing the Rulers command or pressing Ctrl+R, Command+R on the Mac. Then I want you to go ahead and bring up the Info palette, which you should be able to do by pressing F8, but it doesn't work when text is active. So just go ahead and choose the Info command. And...

Resizing the text frame
Video duration: 4m 34s 20h 57m Intermediate

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Resizing the text frame provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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