DREAMWEAVER – WORKING WITH TEXT (Page 2)

The following message box is displayed listing items that have been removed.

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Message box

  • Click OK

The document is displayed in Dreamweaver.

Applying Headings

There are six heading levels to choose from in HTML. Heading levels are used to structure text.

To apply a heading level

  • Select the paragraph you want to modify
  • On the Property Inspector, click the down arrow next to the Format box and select a level to use

OR

  • From the Text menu, select Paragraph Format then pick an option from the submenu

Indenting Text and Creating a List

To indent text

  • Select the text
  • From the Text menu, select Indent (SpeedKey: Ctrl + Alt + ]) or Outdent (SpeedKey: Ctrl + Alt + ])

OR

  • Click the Indent or Outdent button on the Property Inspector

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Indent and Outdent buttons on the Property Inspector

OR

  • Right-click the selected text and from the shortcut menu, select List, then Indent or Outdent

To create a list

You can create three types of list in a basic HTML document:

  • Unordered list – a list formatted with bullet points
  • Ordered list – a numbered list
  • Definition list – a list where a term is followed by its definition

  • Select the text to modify or click where you want the list to start
  • From the Text menu, select List

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List submenu

  • Select an option from the submenu

Once the list has been created, you can change it to another type of list or change the bullet/number style.

  • Click in the list (do not select it) then from the List submenu, select Properties

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List Properties dialogue box

  • Set different options for the whole list in the top panel
  • Optionally, change the options for the current list item in the bottom panel
  • Click OK

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