Formatting Pages

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This is Chapter 4 of the 3 Writer Guide, produced by the OOoAuthors group. A PDF of this chapter is available from the this wiki page. The PDFs are up to date for the second edition of the book, and the wiki pages for this chapter have been updated.


Writer provides several ways for you to control page layouts:

This chapter describes these methods and some associated things:

Tip.png Page layout is usually easier if you select the options to show text, object, table, and section boundaries in Tools > Options > > Appearance and if you select the options for paragraph ends, tabs, breaks, and other items in Tools > Options > Writer > Formatting Aids.

Documentation note.png Users of Microsoft Word, please note: Writer uses page styles for the type of page layout control that Word does with sections. Writer's sections serve other purposes.
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