Understanding relationships between items


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Understanding relationships between items

When doing page layout work, it's really common to have a bunch of items on the page that are overlapping or in some way interacting with each other and that's why it's important to understand how they stack on top of each other and how you can distribute or align them together and how you can group them and do things to group them all at one time. So, first of all, let's look the stacking order as they call it. In other words, every time you create an object in QuarkXPress and then after that make another object, let's say I'll take this thing here and make a circle, fill that with some color.

This item is on top of that item. Well that's the stacking order and if you had more of them stacked up, each one would have its own place in the stacking order. To control this place in the stacking order, let's say I wanted to move this circle underneath the square, you could either go to the Item menu and choose Send To Back or you could Ctrl-click or right-click ...

Understanding relationships between items
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Understanding relationships between items 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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