Linking items together


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Linking items together

When working with text in QuarkXPress, it's pretty common to have the text flow from one text box to another and to do that you link the text boxes together using the Linking tool. So for example in this newsletter project here, in the very first column we have a text box that has more text in it than it'll fit in that box and we want to continue it in other text boxes. There is a text box here we can put it in and if we scroll down to page 2, we want to continue it here in this text box and here in this text box.

One way we know that we have more text in this box than will fit is that well, we created the text and so we know there is a lot more. But another way to know is this visual indicator at the bottom down here. I'm going to zoom in and have a look at it. It's a little box with an X in it that indicates text overflow, which means that there is more text in the box than it can be displayed in it right now. So I'll zoom back out. We want to get the Linking tool and...

Linking items together
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Linking items together provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Jay Nelson as part of the QuarkXPress 8 Essential Training

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Design
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QuarkXPress
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