Typesetting in LC -- Line Spacing

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Mon Dec 5 17:47:54 EST 2016


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Bob S


> On Dec 5, 2016, at 12:08 , J. Landman Gay <jacque at hyperactivesw.com> wrote:
> 
> On 12/5/16 1:19 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote:
> 
>> Can we now control the line height above and below  the headlines in
>> this example… i.e. control over the baseline of a given line in
>> relation to the baseline of the previous line? i.e. variable spacing
>> between lines in the same field.
> 
> It took me forever to find a definitive list, which I now know is located in the LC 5.5 release notes. There really should be a lesson or summary about this stuff.
> 
> To control line spacing individually, you can set the field's fixedLineHeight to true and its textheight to the smallest spacing you'll need, and then use the "spaceAbove" and/or the "spaceBelow" adjustments to manage specific lines.
> 
> The "new-ish" field and text properties are very, very powerful and I use them a lot. But if you don't know about them, it is almost impossible to discover they exist. I only found them because I remembered some new features were implemented, but I actually had to open and read every release note going to back to 5.5 before I found them.
> 
> I wish there were a way to search all the release notes at once.
> 
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> Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
> HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com
> 
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