How to enable the feature “Stretch Picture to Fit Box”

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How to enable the feature “Stretch Picture to Fit Box”

Background: Stretch Picture to Fit Box: In QuarkXPress, you can reduce or enlarge the selected picture horizontally and vertically to fill its picture box. You can adjust the image proportionally as per the picture box. This feature is available under the Style menu and it is disabled by default.

In QuarkXPress 10, we can enable this feature at project level.

MAC:

1. Select the picture box.
2. Click on “Picture Box” Tab on the Measurement palette

3Unlink the chain between X and Y percentages by click in the middle of the chain.
4The feature is enabled for that image in the project.

Windows:

1. Select the picture box.
2. Go to Item on the Menubar> Modify > Picture Tab
3. Unlink the chain between Scale Across and Scale Down.
4. Click “Apply” and then “Ok”
5. The feature is enabled for that image in the project.

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  • Topic #: 30026-3322
  • Date Created: 01/21/2014
  • Last Modified Since: 08/26/2016
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