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Chapter 12. Lines > To restyle a line using the Measurements palette:

To restyle a line using the Measurements palette:

1.
Choose the Item or Content tool.

2.
Click on a line (Bézier or standard).

3.
On the Measurements palette:

Enter a Width value (.001–864 pt.) or choose a preset width from the pop-up menu .

Figure 3. These are a few sample line widths. A Hairline prints as .125 pt. on a PostScript imagesetter.


and/or

Choose from the style pop-up menu. (To create custom line styles, see pages 207–208.)

and/or

Choose an arrowhead from the rightmost pop-up menu .

Figure 4. A Bézier line with an arrow endcap and a Gap Color of 10% black


TIP

You could Control-click/Right-click a line and choose from the Line Style, Arrowheads, Width, Color or Shade submenu. These submenus are also found on the Style menu. Instructions for recoloring a line are on page 250.




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