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Is there a way to hide those parts of a textbox that are outside the page margins? In the screenshot below, I want the line to stop at the margins. Or is there another (better?) way to achieve the same aim?

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Select the text frame with the Selection Tool and Copy it.

Draw a rectangular picture frame

Edit > Paste Into

Set the picture frame to the margin width.


Or the way many may do it... draw white rectangles to cover things. A method I try and avoid.

  • I was afraid that white rectangles would be the only solution... – lowercasename May 8 '15 at 1:59
  • @lowercasename I've edited, there's actually no need to outline the type. Just copy the text frame and paste that into a picture frame. – Scott May 8 '15 at 2:08

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