Specifies the number of columns and the column layout for a page style, frame, or section.

To access this command...

Choose Format - Page - Columns tab

Choose Format - Frame and Object - Properties - Columns tab

Choose View - Styles - open context menu Modify/New - Columns tab

Choose Insert - Frame - Frame - Columns tab

Choose Insert/Format - Section(s) - Columns tab

डिफ़ॉल्ट विन्यास

You can select from predefined column layouts, or create your own. When you apply a layout to a page style, all pages that use the style are updated. Similarly, when you apply a column layout to a frame style, all frames that use that style are updated. You can also change the column layout for a single frame.


Enter the number of columns that you want in the page, frame, or section.

आप पहले से पारिभाषित स्तम्भ ख़ाका भी चुन सकते हैं.

चयन क्षेत्र

Evenly distribute contents to all columns

Evenly distributes the text in multi-column sections.

चौड़ाई और दूरी

If the Automatic width check box is not selected, enter the width and spacing options for the columns.

(स्तम्भ संख्या)

Displays the column number, as well as width and distance to the adjacent columns.

बायाँ तीर

Moves the column display one column to the left.


बायाँ तीर

दायाँ तीर

Moves the column display one column to the right.


दायाँ तीर


Enter the width of the column.


Enter the amount of space that you want to leave between the columns.


Creates columns of equal width.

पूर्वावलोकन क्षेत्र

Displays a preview of the current selection.

स्तम्भ खाका पूर्वावलोकन सिर्फ स्तम्भों को दिखाता है न कि आसपास के पृष्ठों को.

विभाजक रेखा

यह क्षेत्र तभी उपलब्ध है जब आपका खाका में एक से अधिक स्तम्भ है


Select the formatting style for the column separator line. If you do not want a separator line, choose "None".


Enter the length of the separator line as a percentage of the height of the column area.


Select the vertical alignment of the separator line. This option is only available if Height value of the line is less than 100%.

यहाँ लागू करें

Select the item that you want to apply the column layout to. This option is only available if you access this dialog by choosing Format - Columns.

के गुण

पाठ दिशा

Specify the text direction for a paragraph that uses complex text layout (CTL). This feature is only available if complex text layout support is enabled.