Textboxes

You will type most of your written answers to Labs in a Textbox.

Creating a Textbox

To create a textbox:

  1. Choose Text Box from the Insert Menu.
  2. Click and drag to create a textbox within your worksheet. You decide the size you wish. Then simply click anywhere inside the box and type.
  3. Notice that more options "appear" in the formatting palette. Subscripts, exponents, larger and smaller are available.

Moving and Resizing Textboxes

Textboxes are easy to move and resize. To move a textbox, click on it to select it, and then drag it by an edge. To resize the textbox, select it and then drag one of the resizing boxes on the sides or corners.

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