Add drop shadow to selected text (and/or paragraph style)

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How can I add some different shadow options to some selected text or, hopefully, directly to a paragraph style? 

The menu item Object > Effect > Drop Shadow (and its friends around there) are all greyed out when I select some text with the Text Tool. 

 

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jmlevy Adobe Community Professional , Aug 13, 2020
Effets are applied to a frame or the whole text inside a frame, but it is impossible to have different settings on different part of the text (or you must use anchor frames).

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Effets are applied to a frame or the whole text inside a frame, but it is impossible to have different settings on different part of the text (or you must use anchor frames).

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Thanks!

Just to know, how does one use anchor frames?

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Thanks a lot!

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