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Edit shadow text effects

Postby Scarlet-Noble » Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:42 pm

How do I edit the shadow I applied to text? Can I make it longer or farther away from the word?

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Re: Edit shadow text effects

Postby Bill » Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:34 am

AFAIK, the shadow can't be modified by the user. There are no settings on the Character dialog where I would expect them to be and the Help topic doesn't say anything about modifying the shadow effect.
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Re: Edit shadow text effects

Postby RoryOF » Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:29 am

I think the only way would be to do this by hand, setting the main line in the text colour, then a second line in the shadow colour, displaced to the side and below by the required offset.
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