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From the author of Reason 2: Drag-and-Drop Text and Pictures

Reason 2: Drag-and-Drop Text and Pictures

The ability to drag text and picture files from the desktop to a layout definitely falls into the "it's about time" category. But it's here, and it's awesome. In fact, it can totally change the way you work, particularly if you have a second monitor. Simply position all the files you'll need for a layout on the desktop, and then drag them one by one—or all at once—onto the pasteboard or a page (see Figure 5). QuarkXPress creates the box and imports the contents for you. In addition to importing content with drag-and-drop, you can drag text boxes and picture boxes to the desktop for export.

Figure 5 Dragging a text file and picture file from the desktop to a layout.

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