Solaris Common Desktop Environment: User's Guide

To Format a Document

  1. Choose Settings from the Format menu.

    Figure 10-13 Format Settings dialog box


  2. Enter margins.

    The default left margin is 0 and the right margin is dynamically set to the width of the Text Editor window. Margins are specified as a number of character columns.

  3. Select left, right, justify (block style), or center alignment.

  4. Determine the scope of the formatting:

    • To format a single paragraph, place the cursor in the paragraph, then click Paragraph.

    • To format the entire document, click All.

  5. After closing the dialog box, choose Paragraph or All from the Format menu to apply the settings.