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From Patricia Hickin <pph...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Problems with inserting graphics, columns
Date Mon, 06 May 2013 00:41:22 GMT
Thanks for your response, Johnny.  This time I had no problem creating the
two columns where I wanted them.

But I don't know how to get my cursor to go into column 2.  (I have a
laptop and use the touchpad).

Pat


On Sun, May 5, 2013 at 10:08 AM, Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum@gmail.com>wrote:

> 2013/5/5 Patricia Hickin <pph929@gmail.com>:
> > Is this the place to get help with a text document?
> > I am trying to insert a picture and put text to the right of the image.
>  I
> > can put text above or below, but not beside the image.
>
> What did you try? I had no problems at all doing this.
>
> >
> > Also I want to divide the page into two columns, beginning about 2 or 3
> > inches from the top, but instead it divided the entire page into two
> > columns.
>
> >
> > So, two questions:
> >
> > How to get text to the right of an image?
>
>
> 1. Insert your image.
> 2. Right click the image, click ”Image…” (or whatever it says; I run
> OpenOffice in Swedish).
> 3. Select the Text adjustment tab (I don't have a clue what its
> English name is, just select one that seems to do what you want…).
> 4. Select what you think will give you the result you want.
>
> Or:
> 1. See 1 above.
> 2. Right click the image, click Text adjustment (or whatever the
> English name is), click one of the options that seem to do what you
> want.
>
>
> >  and how to divide a page into two or more columns, beginning 2-3" from
> the
> > top?
>
> 1. Select the text that you want to have in two columns.
> 2. Click Insert → Section (again, I'm not sure about the English name
> of this option).
> 3. Click the column tab of the new dialogue that pops up and edit the
> settings to suit your needs.
>
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Pat
>
>
> You're welcome…
> Johnny Rosenberg
>
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