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Click Content to open the Content pane:



Figure 1. View Tab, Panes Dropdown Menu, Content


The Content pane displays a list of the document pages and the content that they contain:

Figure 2. Content Pane


Click items in the Content pane to select them in the active document. They can then be edited as detailed here. Use the icons in the Content pane to perform the following operations:


Click cut.content.v7 Cut to cut selected content from the document.

Click copy.content.v7 Copy to copy selected content to the clipboard.

Click delete.content.v7 Delete to delete selected content.

Click bring.content.forward.v7 Bring Forward to bring selected content forward in cases where multiple content items overlap.

Click send.content.backward Send Backward to send selected content backward in cases where multiple content items overlap.

Click content.expand.v7 Expand to select and expand content items in the Content pane when they are selected in the document.

Click Properties to view/edit the properties of selected content. The Page Content Properties pane will open. This pane details the status of properties for selected content:

Figure 3. Page Content Properties Pane


Click to edit properties as desired. Please note that not all properties are editable. The following properties are available for content items:


Fill Color displays the fill color.

Opacity displays the level of transparency.

Stroke Color displays the border color.

Stroke Opacity displays the border transparency level.

Border Width displays the border width.

Blend Mode displays the blend mode when items overlap. Further information on blend modes is available here.

Width displays the width of images.

Height displays the height of images.

Type displays the format of images.

BPC displays the color depth.

Color Space displays the color model.

Mask Type displays the mask type.

Object Number displays the object number of selected content items.

Font displays the font.

Font Size displays font size.

Bold displays the bold status.

Italic displays the italic status.


Click signautres.options.v7 for content item options:

Figure 4. Content Options


Click Cut, Copy, Paste or Delete to perform these operations on selected content items

Hover over Select to view selection options:

Click All to select all content items.

Click Text to select all textual content items.

Click Images to select all image items.

Click Shapes to select all shape items.

Editing options such as Cut, Copy, Paste, Delete - and changes made to properties in the Page Content Properties pane - will apply to all content selected via the choice made in the Select submenu.

Click Deselect to deselect all selected content items.

Click Select to Select All content within the active document. Then select either Text, Images or Shapes as desired. When editing commands are selected subsequently they will relate to all selected content.

Click Deselect to deselect content currently selected.

Click Collapse All to collapse all items in the Content pane.


Right-click items in the Content pane for additional editing options, as detailed here.