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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Adding and importing text

You add text in Publisher inside text boxes that you can move, resize, and link as you’d like. This makes it easy for you to flow text around various elements on your page without a lot of fuss and bother. You can type directly into Publisher or import text from another program such as Microsoft Word. Additionally, Publisher keeps track of information about your business that you’ve entered, and you can insert it or edit it as you’d like.

Add new text

  1. Click the Home tab.

  2. In the Text group, click Draw Text Box.

    The pointer changes to a cross-hair cursor.

  3. Drag a rectangle on the page. When it is the size you want, release the mouse button.

    Publisher displays the text box on the page.

  4. Type the text that you want ...

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