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How do I separate elements in a footer?

Community Beginner ,
Nov 20, 2018

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I know how to insert variables and text in a footer, but I am trying to separate the different elements for example, I would like the title on the left side of the footer and the page# on the right side. I've experimented with tab stops, but it is not giving me the desired results. Thanks in advance.

I would have thought you'd be OK, as long as you've set up the tabs you want in your footer style. Mine looks like this …

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How do I separate elements in a footer?

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I know how to insert variables and text in a footer, but I am trying to separate the different elements for example, I would like the title on the left side of the footer and the page# on the right side. I've experimented with tab stops, but it is not giving me the desired results. Thanks in advance.

I would have thought you'd be OK, as long as you've set up the tabs you want in your footer style. Mine looks like this …

tabsInFooter.png

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I would have thought you'd be OK, as long as you've set up the tabs you want in your footer style. Mine looks like this …

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Nov 21, 2018

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Yep. The trick is, to set up a dedicated paragraph style (maybe 2, for facing pages) and then define left/right-aligned tabulators for them.

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Thank you. Makes sense.

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Thanks. I was spending too much time at the footer level itself, rather than at Paragraph Designer.

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