Text Line Spacing from Imported PDF Files

Written by Jeff Harrison
April 25, 2010

When opening a PDF, you may know how to reassemble text strings into blocks of text. If not, Shift+Select the text in the order you want it combined, then press CTRL+L to combine it.

However, many tremble with fear when they proceed to see a blob of text, all on one line. Don’t worry, it’s a small adjustment to get that text into separate lines.

I prefer the interactive way: by pressing the F10 Key and dragging on the “fish bones” at bottom left of the block of text.

Click on the image to see an animation:

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Jeff Harrison is a media "Jack-of-all-trades", familiar with most of the major media applications on the Windows platform. Whether it's 2D/print, 3D, audio, video, or web-related - he's working on mastering everything that comes his way. He's a past Alpha and Beta tester for Corel, and has instructed students from all over the world. He runs the popular MacroMonster.com site, the #1 place for CorelDRAW macros. Also check out his youtube page, and his gallery at coreldraw.com.

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