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Problem placing a text box over another text box.

Community Beginner ,
Nov 03, 2022 Nov 03, 2022

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Hello, I have a text box which I would like to add another text box into. See below. When I move the text box into the existing frame the blue box is there but the text is not.  See second image.  Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong or what I need to do so the text remains in place?

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Nov 03, 2022 Nov 03, 2022

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https://helpx.adobe.com/indesign/using/anchored-objects.html - play with anchor objects settings

 

 

Remember, never say you can't do something in InDesign, it's always just a question of finding the right workaround to get the job done. © David Blatner

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Nov 03, 2022 Nov 03, 2022

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Text warp is moving text away. Apply an Object Style where ignore text warp is active or cmd/ctrl+B.

But you have way to many text frames in your layout.

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Thank you so much!

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Nov 03, 2022 Nov 03, 2022

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Do you have text wrap on the text boxes?

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Lee- Graphic Designer, Print Specialist, Photographer

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Thank you so much, problem solved!

 

 

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You are welcome.

Lee- Graphic Designer, Print Specialist, Photographer

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