Setting tabs


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Setting tabs

When you are working with lists of items that need to be aligned to each other, tab stops are really your friend. So let's look at how to assign tabs and how to adjust them in QuarkXPress. I'm going to switch to the Magazine spreads layout in this project, and I'm going to scroll down to page 3. I'm just holding down the Option key or the Alt key on Windows, clicking and dragging. And down here, you see a nice little table that could use some tabs, and in fact, it does use some tabs. I am going to press Ctrl+Shift and click and drag to zoom that area into our window and then I'm going to go to the View menu and choose Invisibles, so that we can see exactly what was done in this text to create this effect.

What we have got here is some text that has been typed in, followed by a Tab key, followed by some more text and then a Return. And that's exactly how tabs are used in a paragraph, text, tab, text, tab, text, tab and then Return. In this case, we just have the one ...

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

Subject:
Design
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QuarkXPress
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