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Lesson 7. Advanced Typography and Layout > Creating a tabbed price chart - Pg. 168

Advanced Typography and Layout 168 Sampled color applied to type and background Creating a tabbed price chart With tabs, you can create easy-to-read charts that present information clearly. Tabs let you align text in several ways. Especially useful is the decimal tab, which aligns prices perfectly. Tabs some- times are difficult to work with because you can't see where they are inserted in text. You can use the Show Hidden Character feature to display them, as well as hard and soft returns and spaces. These symbols do not actually print--they only appear on-screen to help you when you edit type. 1. Choose Type > Show Hidden Characters. Blue symbols indicate hidden characters.