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On-Screen Display

1. Select the "Text Tool" from the tool bar.

2. Click on a block of text to begin editing.

The formatting bar and ruler will activate and a text box will be drawn around the text block being edited.

Caret (black bar)
Text is inserted here

Formatting toolbar

Ruler & Margins


Paragraph End

Space character
(pink dot)

Text box with 4 resize handles


  • When you begin editing, spaces, paragraph marks and line-breaks will show up in pink. These will become invisible again when you finish editing.
  • Choose View > Show Invisibles to disable this behaviour.
  • See Fonts In PDF for details of how certain fonts can make editing difficult.
  • Choose View > Text Box Frames to outline all text boxes during text editing.