Frame Bar

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When a frame is selected, the Frame Bar provides the most important functions for formatting and positioning the frame.

Apply Style

Assigns a style to the current paragraph, selected paragraphs, or to a selected object.

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Apply Style

Wrap Off

Places the object on a separate line in the document. The Text in the document appears above and below the object, but not on the sides of the object.

You can also choose this setting on the Wrap tab page.

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Wrap Off

Wrap On

Wraps text on all four sides of the border frame of the object.

This icon represents the Page Wrap option on the Wrap tab page.

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Wrap On

Wrap Through

Places the object in front of the text.

You can also define this setting on the Wrap tab page.

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Wrap Through

Align Left

Aligns the left edges of the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Draw or Impress, the left edge of the object is aligned to the left page margin.

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Left

Center Horizontal

Horizontally centers the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Draw or Impress, the center of the object is aligned to the horizontal center of the page.

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Centered

Align Right

Aligns the right edges of the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Impress or Draw, the right edge of the object is aligned to the right page margin.

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Right

Align Top

Vertically aligns the top edges of the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Draw or Impress, the top edge of the object is aligned to the upper page margin.

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Top

Align Vertical Center

Vertically centers the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Draw or Impress, the center of the object is aligned to the vertical center of the page.

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Centered

Align Bottom

Vertically aligns the bottom edges of the selected objects. If only one object is selected in Draw or Impress, the bottom edge of the object is aligned to the lower page margin.

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Bottom

Borders

Click the Borders icon to open the Borders toolbar, where you can modify the border of a sheet area or an object.

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Borders

Line Style

Click this icon to open the Line Style toolbar, where you can modify the border line style.

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Line Style

Border Color

Click the Line Color (of the border) icon to open the Border Color toolbar, which enables you to change the border color of an object.

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Line Color (of the border)

Background Color

Click to open a toolbar where you can click a background color for a paragraph. The color is applied to the background of the current paragraph or the selected paragraphs.

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Background Color

Frame Properties

Inserts a frame that you can use to create a layout of one or more columns of text and objects.

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Frame Properties

Bring to Front

Moves the selected object to the top of the stacking order, so that it is in front of other objects.

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Bring to Front

Send to Back

Moves the selected object to the bottom of the stacking order, so that it is behind the other objects.

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Send to Back

Change Anchor

Allows you to switch between anchoring options.

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Change Anchor

Link

Links the selected frame to the next frame. The text automatically flows from one frame to another.

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Link Frames

Unlink Frames

Breaks the link between two frames. You can only break the link that extends from the selected frame to the target frame.

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Unlink Frames