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Subject: Re: [TMG] VCF page re-sizing
Date: Sun, 31 Aug 2008 20:53:37 EDT
>I want to add a text box to a chart. That's no problem. After it is
created, I right click on Properties and >Text. I've checked "multiple lines" and
type my tome. All looks fine after clicking the apply button. The >narrative
is centered and is contained on multiple lines within the box. Unfortunately,
when I click OK, the >text stretches out in a single line across the
boundaries of the chart.
I enter text directly into the text box and had not noticed that, but I see
what you mean. Try this:
- Select the text box icon.
- Rightclick on text box and select Properties > Text > Multiple Lines, Word
Break, Horizontal Center.
- Click OK
- Drag the text box wider, about the size you think you'll want (you can
fine-tune it later).
- Type the text directly into the box; the lines will wrap to the width of
When you get that chart all spiffed up, consider posting a screenshot on the
VCF forum so we can maybe get some ideas for our own charts -