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Chapter 13. Style Sheets > To apply a style sheet:

To apply a style sheet:

1.
Display the Style Sheets palette (View > Show Style Sheets or F-11).

2.
Choose the Content tool.

Local stripping

To strip a paragraph style sheet and all local formatting from a paragraph (including any character style sheets) and apply a new paragraph style sheet or reapply the same style sheet, click in the paragraph, then on the Style Sheets palette, Option-click/Alt-click the style sheet you want to apply. (This is the equivalent of clicking No Style, then a new style sheet.) This works for character style sheets, too (highlight only the characters you want to change).


3.
To apply a paragraph style sheet, click in a paragraph or drag through a series of paragraphs.

or

To apply a character style sheet, highlight the text you want to reformat.

4.
Click a paragraph style sheet name in the top portion of the Style Sheets palette . The paragraph(s) will reformat instantly.

Figure 1. To apply a style sheet, click its name on the Style Sheets palette or use the keyboard shortcut, if any, that was assigned to the style sheet. The shortcuts are listed on the palette.


or

Click a character style sheet name in the bottom portion of the Style Sheets palette. The highlighted text will reformat instantly.

or

Perform the keyboard equivalent, if any, that was assigned to the chosen style sheet. The keyboard equivalent for each style sheet is listed next to its name on the Style Sheets palette.

or

Control-click/Right-click in the document window and choose a style sheet from the Paragraph Style Sheet or Character Style Sheet submenu .

Figure 2. Or Control-click/Right-click and choose a style sheet from the context menu.


TIP

You can select multiple text cells in a table and apply a style sheet to them (see page 129).




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