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macromedia Dreamweaver 8 by Khristine Annwn Page

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Setting Grid and Ruler Options

When you work with layers, you might want to use grids and rulers as visual guides for the placement of layers on your page.

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Select the class layer and use the Property inspector to change the size of the layer to 158 W and 100 H. Having the layer size match the size of its contents will help you when adjusting the placement of the layer in this exercise.
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In the layers.html document, choose View > Grid > Show Grid. The grids display in the Document window. A checkmark next to the command indicates that the option is on.
3.
Choose View > Grid > Snap To Grid. This option turns snapping on or off. A checkmark next to the command indicates that the option is on. When this option is on, the layers snap to the ...

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