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

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Veldu Setja inn - Skrá

Choose Format - Frame and Object - Properties - Columns tab

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

Choose Insert - Frame - Frame - Columns tab

Veldu Setja inn - Skrá

Sjálfgefnar stillingar

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.

You can also select one of the predefined column layouts.

Selection fields

Dreifa innihaldinu jafnt á alla dálka

Evenly distributes the text in multi-column sections.

Breidd og millibil

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

(Column number)

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

Vinstri ör

Moves the column display one column to the left.


Vinstri ör

Hægri ör

Moves the column display one column to the right.


Hægri ör


Enter the width of the column.


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

Sjálfvirk breidd

Creates columns of equal width.

Preview Field

Displays a preview of the current selection.

The column layout preview only shows the columns and not the surrounding page.


This area is only available if your layout contains more than one column.


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%.

Nota fyrir

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.


Átt texta

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.