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Anchors

Inserting an anchor

Anchors can either lead to a point in a page or to a selection of content on the page.

  1. Select the point or selection of content for the anchor by place your cursor at the desired point or highlight the selection of text, respectively.
     
  2. Select the anchor buttonbutton on the toolbar.  
     
  3. In the Anchor Properties window, enter the name of the anchor in the Anchor Name field.  Note: Ensure that the anchor name is unique, limited to ASCII characters, and does not include spaces.
     
  4. Select OK.
     
  5. The anchor icon icon will appear in the page.

Linking to an anchor

For instructions on creating a link to an anchor, visit the Links page.

Editing an anchor

To edit an anchor, select the anchor and open the context menu by pressing the right mouse button and choose the Edit Anchor command.  Alternatively, double-clicking on the anchor will open the Anchor Properties window.

Removing an anchor

To remove an anchor, select the anchor and open the context menu by pressing the right mouse button and choose the Remove Anchor command. Alternatively, selecting the anchor and pressing the Delete button on your keyboard will also remove the anchor.