The Swatches Dialogue Box - Adding Borders

Running Time: 01m 50s

 

This video shows how to create a swatch with borders. 

 

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About this video

This video assumes you are already logged into the Sketchanet editor. If you don't know how to do this, you can find out how here

 

Select a cell or section and click on the 'Cell Graphics' or 'Section Graphics' tabs respectively.  In the Background colour & borders section (the first option) either:

 

To create a new swatch with a border, click the plus sign to create a new swatch . Give the swatch a name. To add a border click the second option down of 'Border', and untick the 'No border' box.  You then have the option to change the border colour, opacity, style (normal, dotted, dashed or double), line thickness and wether the border is applied to certain edges or all edges (by unticking or ticking ' Apply to all edges'. You can then save the swatch for use again later.

 

To edit an existing swatch simply select the swatch in the dropdown, then hit the 'EDIT' button.