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Questions tagged [text-wrap]

Text wrap is a facility in word processing that allows text to surround embedded features such as pictures.

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How to do this triangular arc warp text in photoshop?

How to do this arc text in Photoshop? I've tried using arc. but it's a circular. I don't know how to do it in angle like in the picture
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illustrator CS6: can't wrap text around object

I manually drew some shapes and grouped them. Then I was trying to put them on top of a text box and let the texts avoid those shapes by choosing Object→Arrange→Bring to Front and choosing Object→Text ...
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How can I keep a text wrap object working in front of a text symbol?

I have an object set as text wrap in front of a text box which works fine. As soon as I drag the text into the Symbols panel to create a symbol, the text wrap function stops working. Seems like a bug ...
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Is there a name for illustrations with non-rectangular borders?

I work on RPG books. In a lot of those books, there are illustrations that do not have rectangular borders: I know that the process is "text wrapping," but is there a concise way to describe an image ...
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I want to warp text in a custom shape but I don't want it to be distorted

In the logo I'm making, there is a circle which has text wrapped around it on the upper half. I used the warp tool but it distorts the text and doesn't give the desired effect. I can't use the type ...
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InDesign: fix wrapping for vertically centered text

See the following screenshot of my current document: As you can see, there's a graphic frame in the top right that has text wrap enabled. The text in the text box follows that nicely (as you can see ...
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InDesign: Text spacing having no effect on anchored object

I have an anchored object (graphic) inside a textframe. The positioning is set to "inline". Text-Wrap to "jump object". Now I am trying to get a consistent distance above my headings throughout my ...
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InDesign: Have picture next to text, but keep it in the text flow

Ok, I hope the title is descriptive enough, as I have no idea how one does call what I am about to ask lol Here's what I want: I want a picture to be part of the textflow so that its position ...
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Transform text like an arch

In Photoshop you can use the wrap-text tool to shape the text arch like (More here). In Affinity-Designer you can create a text on a curve but that does not the same like the arch option in Photoshop. ...
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Problem with text wrap on multiple text colums/frames in InDesign

this is my first post here. I have very basic project: one frame (image/color) with text wrap, and text frame with 2 columns (or two text frames, side by side, it doesn't matter). Easiest way to ...
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Is there a way for paragraph shading to recognize text wrap?

I know how to manually change paragraph shading offset so it doesn't overlap with another text box that has text wrap turned on, but I want to know if there is a feature that will turn that on ...
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How do you create an arc for text without distorting in Illustrator? [duplicate]

Good day, I am currently creating a circular logo in Adobe Illustrator CC, what I did in the upper part is making a circle and inserting text using a type on a path tool. My concern is in the lower ...
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Trying to make a tornado from text in Photoshop CS6

I am trying to create a tornado/hurricane 3d effect on some text on Photoshop CS6, my knowledge is very limited and I searched a lot before I post a question here but I couldn't find any related ...
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How to put pictures in running text as if they were text?

Some tutorial books have text lines containing graphics like these: It'd be a lot nicer to build an OpenType-SVG font, but there doesn't seem to be any intuitive workable tool for that yet. Thus I'd ...
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Illustrator: How to skew text independently of path?

So I have some text wrapped around a circle (with the type on a path tool), and from here I'd like to skew the text so it's slanting a bit to the right. However, when I use the skew tool, it skews the ...
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disable transform in rectangle selection tool

I am new in Photoshop, I wanna turn over the corner of the gray square. first, I draw rectangular marquee tool and second, press Ctrl+T but as you can see the small squares appear in the corner of ...
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How to make a similar text effect?

Take a look on the attached text effect: I've tried to make it with "Aachen Bold" font illustrator using : Envelope Distort -> Make with Wrap, but I can't get the result similar to the original one. ...
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Perspective text in InDesign

I have a building I made in InDesign and I need to put text on it. I need the text to look like it is on the wall and I'm having issues trying to figure this out. The white space is where the text is ...
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InDesign CC: Text won't go to top of frame (checked all other issues)

I'm dealing with an issue where, when adjusting an existing text box (i.e. font and leading resizing), the text will not sit at the top of the frame where it was before. I've chased the following ...
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InDesign, Data Merge and Variable Text Wrap

I am working on card game with many, many cards. These cards have variable icons on them (example: some cards have the moon icon and some don't) I am using data merge to place the images where needed ...
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How to get previous paragraph text to wrap around an anchored object? [duplicate]

Here's my problem illustrated with two screenshots. In the first screenshot the "ideal" scenario, you can see the anchor position (the ¥ between the two paragraphs) of the image, and when positioned ...
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How can I have text wrap around an image in Illustrator?

I'm designing a flyer in Illustrator that explains the flavor profile of a product. I want the text to be to the right of a circular image and curve with the bottle cap. How can I alter the left side ...
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How to add continuous text to a shape that was created with shape builder tool in illustrator?

I need a continuous text in a shape that has been built with a shape builder tool (Let's say doughnut shape). I need the text to continuously flow in the "doughnut", and leave the inside circle empty. ...
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How can I do this in illustrator, I did this one a few months ago but totally forgot it now

I did this straight skewing on a text once in Adobe Illustrator, can't find out again that how I did it, can anyone help?
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How to convert Visio documents with flowed text to Inkscape-compatible SVG?

I've tried to convert Visio documents (2010, 2013) to SVG for use with Inkscape 0.91 in two different ways, with unsatisfactory results. The trouble is always with the flowed text being incorrect in ...
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Entire “placed image” visible when exported when using “draw inside” tool

Using Illustrator, I am trying to export my project to .png. I have created a wrapped text with a placed image in it, using the Draw Inside tool. Everything looks great on the screen (the first ...
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Text wrap - have two text boxes behave differently with same object

I have two text boxes that I would like to have behave differently around an object. The title text box I want to run across the graphic object (so ignoring the text wrap I setup on the object) and ...
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Break within a word

This is probably a simple problem, but I have an small textbox like this: The exact text I have is: asdfjkasdfasdf asdfadsfasdfasdfasdfasdfa Illustrator is inserting a line break instead of keeping ...
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aligning text to a path

I want to align some text so it matches the curve of a face. If you see the image below you can see the text and I have drawn a path that I want each line of text to go. The effect will be that the ...
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Sketch 3 Text Wrap

Does anyone know how to create a text wrap in Sketch 3. I've scoured the internet and the best solution I've found is "use different text boxes" which does not seem ideal.
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wrap text around picture on another picture

I have a small picture on top of a larger photo. I am trying to wrap text around the small picture. To keep type on top of the large photo, I need to select "ignore text wrap" which does not allow ...
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How can I wrap an existing design around a circular path in Adobe Illustrator?

I am without my Senior Designer and facing a deadline that approaches before she returns. I've had a request from a printer creating tins for my company, to format our AI files to meet very specific ...
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Alignment issue with bullet and text wrap with InDesign

[Post was reedited to show the actual constraints, the solution provided for a simplified version was not working properly...] I have a little issue with an InDesign document. Here is an example: ...
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How to bend text to create a typography portrait in illustrator?

Trying to create a self portrait, I've already tried Envelope Distort---> Make with Mesh as I saw in the article link below, but the text gets distorted when I just want it to bend alone. Can you tell ...
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InDesign - Text Wrap is Affecting Leading

Relative novice here. I can't work out why InDesign is causing my leading/space between paragraphs to stop working when I float a wrapped image beside it. This first screenshot shows the problem in ...
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Indesign's “import Photoshop clipping path” feature has left me in trouble, please help with a workaround

The book I am working on has hundreds of graphics for children along with text for each of those graphics. The graphics have soft edges for the clouds, walls, etc. that ends up in pure white. The text ...
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How to prevent constrained text from disappearing after too many characters?

I am trying to get a long string of 1's and 0's to line break within a simple rectangular path created in Photoshop CS6 (Extended 13.0.1 64Bit). However, when I reach an unknown number of characters ...
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How to make HTML5 logo (text mapped to 3D object) using inkscape?

Found many tutorials to create 3D text (extrusion, shadow, bevel effect etc.), but that is not what I am looking for. What I am looking for, is a way using which I could use text as "skin" to wrap ...
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Illustrator Split Words around TextWrap without Hyphen

I did some research for the text wrap that I am trying to achieve, as seen here: As you can see in the image, the text is justified (Paragraph Option), and words are split up without hyphens. Minimum ...
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Turn off text wrapping in Indesign

Is there any analogue of CSS rule white-space: nowrap in Adobe Indesign? I know that happens because in Indesign the text can be placed in any arbitrary shape, not only rectangular as it goes in HTML....
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How to free transform a work path -thus the text inside it- in Photoshop?

I guess this is a really simple quest but I couldn't find the answer in Google. I make a rectangular selection, right click, then choose "Make Work Path". so I have a rectangular path Then click T ...
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How can I arrange words into a shape to make a “word cloud” design?

I want to create a T-shirt to commemorate the tenth edition of a gaming convention and I had the idea to have the names of all the games that were played during the convention form a big roman numeral ...
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Text-wrap in Illustrator CS6

I typed out text in 14pt. I then typed another letter in 131pt out. I was hoping to have my 14pt text wrap around the 131pt character...but to no avail! I clicked on both items (and my 131pt. ...
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In Illustrator, how to “unflow” text in columns but retain individual page layout

Hope someone can help. I have designed a template where the text flows into four columns per page, and there are four pages in all. So in all 16 columns, and the text flows beautifully. The ...
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How to select an InDesign vector path point when a text wrap contour is in the way?

How can I use the InDesign direct selection tool or pen tool on a path that has a text wrap over it, without just hitting the text wrap contour? So to recap: in InDesign, when you apply a text wrap ...