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Shapes IV: Let's talk about text positioning

Text running outside shape boundaries

How text can run over the edges of the shapes.

Here's another mystery to solve. Can text stay confined to a shape that isn't rectangular? For example, can it automatically stay within the confines of a circle or a diamond?

Sort of. The text can stay within the confines of these shapes, but it is not automatic. You need to use other manual methods, like resizing the text block, or you can even make the text smaller or the shape itself bigger.

And similar to the previous page, if the shape is round, like a circle or oval, the text cannot bend with those curves.

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