Textflo - Reformat Width Example



This page gives one example of using the application to reformat a piece of text to a new width, with specified sections starting new lines. It shows just one group of features, but there may be other ways to perform the same operation.


This page gives one example of reformatting a piece of text to a different width. A piece of expository text has been loaded into the application, as shown below:





The points are then placed on new lines by creating a single column list based on the ‘(‘ separator character, but keeping the character as part of the text. This is then included as the first character for each of the created lines, as shown next:




The points then need reformatting again to a specified width, 75 in this case. The whole text can be selected and the ‘reformat to new width (include separators)’ option is chosen. Make sure to include the separator again and select the maximum line width. If you click to reformat the whole text, the final result, shown on the right, is produced.