Move an object forward or backward

  1. Select the object you want to move. If the object is hidden, select any object, and then press TAB or SHIFT+TAB until the object you want is selected.
  2. Do one of the following:

Bring an object to the front of the stack:

  • On the Home tab in the Arrange group, point to the drop-down list in Bring Forward, and then click Bring to Front.

Bring object to front

Send an object to the back of the stack:

  • On the Home tab in the Arrange group, point to the drop-down list in Send Backward, and then click Send to Back.

Send object to back

Bring an object one step closer to the front

  • On the Home tab in the Arrange group, point to the drop-down list in Bring Forward, and then click Bring Forward.

Send an object one step toward the back:

  • On the Home tab in the Arrange group, point to the drop-down list in Send Backward, and then click Send Backward.

 Tip   To move more than one object at once, hold down SHIFT and click everything you want to select, and then release SHIFT.

 
 
Applies to:
Publisher 2010