Hyphenate text automatically

  1. Click in the text box or table frame that contains the text you want to hyphenate.

  2. On the Tools menu, point to Language, and then click Hyphenation.

  3. Select the Automatically hyphenate this story check box.

Note: If you select a text box that is part of a story, the text in all the connected text boxes becomes hyphenated as well.

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