Layout Tab Commands

The Layout tab contains commands for modifying the layout of the page in the plot document and the arrangement of objects in the plot document.

 

None of the Layout tab commands are available for the worksheet and grid documents.

 

Margins

Set the page margins to Normal, Narrow, Moderate, or Wide or open the Page Setup dialog to set custom margins

Orientation

Set the page orientation to Portrait or Landscape

Size

Set the paper size to Letter, Legal, Ledger, A4, or Envelope, or open the Page Setup dialog to set the page to any available size for the selected printer

Printer

Open the Page Setup dialog to select the printer to use

Fill

Set the page background fill properties

Header

Set the header text for the page and set the header alignment on the page to Left, Center, or Right

Footer

Set the footer text for the page and set the footer alignment on the page to Left, Center, or Right

Page Outline

Turn on or off the display of the page outline

Margins

Turn on or off the display of the margins

Units

Set the page units to either inches or centimeters

X and Y

Set the object's position

Lock Position

Locks an object's position

W and H

Set the size of a selected object

Lock Size

Locks the size of a selected object

Move

Arranges objects draw order with move to front, move to back, move forward, or move backward

Align

Aligns objects horizontally to the left, center, or right of the selection or vertically to the top, middle, or bottom of the selection

Horizontally

Horizontally aligns objects with equal spacing within their bounding box

Vertically

Vertically aligns objects with equal spacing within their bounding box

Custom Angle

Rotates an object by specified degrees

Free Rotate

Rotates an object with the mouse

Reset Rotation

Set the selected graph's rotation to zero

 

 

See Also

Grapher User Interface

Ribbon

Quick Access Toolbar

File Menu Commands

Home Tab Commands

Insert Tab Commands

View Tab Commands

Automation Tab Commands

Graph Tools Tab Commands

Data Tools Tab Commands

Grid Tools Tab Commands