Use Scale Tool on an Object in Adobe InDesign CS6
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- 6This will create a new document. You can also do this with the shortcut "Ctrl" + "N". Alternatively, click "Open..." to open an existing document from the "File" menu as well. For more information, refer to our tutorials on how to create a new document and on how to open an existing document.Move the cursor to "New" and click "Document...".
- 17Before you let go of the mouse button, a blue line will indicate how your object will be scaled. Consider the small aim point in the corner or in the center of the object. It looks like a gun sight. This is a pivot point. It shows from where the object is being scaled.Now, click and drag the object to scale it accordingly.
- 20This will create a frame that can have text or image inside of it instead of a fill color.You can also click "Rectangle Frame Tool".Advertisement
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