Working with Text Effects

The Text Effects feature lets you create and apply some sophisticated visual effects to the Text Captions and Smart Shapes containing text. If you are a Photoshop user, you'll be in familiar territory because Captivate's Text Effects feature shares most of its functionalities with the effects of Photoshop.

Follow these steps to experiment with Text Effects:

  1. Return to slide 2 of the Chapter02/takeTheTrain.cptx file.
  2. Double-click the Title placeholder and type Jan as the title text.


  1. Double-click the Text Caption placeholder and type the following text (hitting the Enter key after each line of text):

Nationality : Belgian Lives in : Brussels Occupation : Student Takes the train : Everyday!

  1. Hit the Esc key to ...

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