Use the Rulers in Publisher: Overview This lesson will show you how to use the rulers in Publisher. You can use the rulers in Publisher to assist you in making precise measurements and also placing objects into the publication pages. The rulers in a Publisher publication appear at both the top and left sides
Custom Font Schemes in Publisher: Overview You can create custom font schemes in Publisher to use within your publications. To create custom font schemes in Publisher, click the “Fonts” drop-down button in the “Schemes” button group on the “Page Design” tab in the Ribbon. Then select the “Create New Font
Make Columns in Publisher: Overview You can make columns in Publisher to aid in the layout of a publication page. You can then add text boxes over the column guides you create in the page to produce newsletter-style layouts. When you make columns in Publisher, you can also add rows to a publication page.
Create a Custom Page Background in Publisher: Overview You can create a custom page background in Publisher using the “Fill Effect” formatting also applied to shapes and pictures. To display the available default page background choices, click the “Page Design” tab in the Ribbon. Then click the “Background” button in the “Page Background” button
Using Layout Guides in Publisher: Overview Layout guides in Publisher appear onscreen to help you stay within the printable page area. Margin guides are one type of layout guides in Publisher that you can use when designing publications. In this lesson, you will learn about the types of layout guides in Publisher you can
The Scratch Area in Publisher: Overview The scratch area in Publisher is the space surrounding your publication. You use the scratch area in Publisher to store pictures or shapes. If you insert multiple pictures at the same time when using either the “Insert Picture” dialog box or the “Insert Pictures” window, then Publisher adds
Insert a Text Box in Publisher: Overview You can insert a text box in Publisher to display text within a publication page. To insert a text box in Publisher, click the “Draw Text Box” button in either the “Objects” button group on the “Home” tab or the “Text” button group on the “Insert” tab
Master Pages in Publisher: Overview Master pages in Publisher let you change the default appearance of pages in a publication. The master pages in Publisher contain the default objects and content you want to apply as a page layout to a publication page. Pages you add to a publication receive their default formatting from the master