Adding and editing columns of equal widths

You can create columns of equal or varying widths and spacing. When you're adding and removing columns, you can fix the frame width or the column width.

Adding columns of equal widths.

Adding columns of equal widths.

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To add columns of equal widths

1 Using the Pick tool, select the Paragraph text frame to which you want to add columns.

2 Click Text, Format Text.

3 Click the Frames And Columns tab.

4 Type a value in the Number Of Columns box.

5 Enable the Equal Column Width button to create columns and gutters of equal widths.

To maintain the current frame width while adding or deleting columns

1 Follow steps 1 to 3 from the previous procedure.

2 Enable the Maintain Current Frame Width button.

3 Follow steps 4 and 5 from the previous procedure.

You can add or delete columns, and the column widths adjust to fit the width of the frame.

To maintain the current column width while adding or deleting columns

1 Follow steps 1 to 3 from the "To add columns of equal widths" procedure.

2 Enable the Automatically Adjust Frame Width button.

3 Follow steps 4 and 5 from the "To add columns of equal widths" procedure.

You can add or delete columns, and the current column width remains fixed while the width of the frame adjusts automatically.

^s* • Edit the frame, column, or gutter width by dragging the borders with the Text tool.

• Edit the columns and gutters proportionately by dragging a side selection handle with the Text tool.

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