Articles posted on March 3rd, 2005

Pages: Line breaks vs. paragraph breaks

Thursday, March 3rd, 2005 • 6:04 am

A few weeks ago, I noted that finally, with Pages, we have a word processor whose default body text style includes space after. I think it’s a good idea. It’s the way most people want their text (with spacing between paragraphs), and in other word processors they create such spacing artificially by using double return […]

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Pages: Incorrect text wrap for parentheses

Thursday, March 3rd, 2005 • 5:38 am

Pages’ text wrapping algorithm appears to be suffering from some kind of flaw. In certain situations, if you use an “s” between parentheses to indicate an optional plural form for a word, as in “the flaw(s)“, Pages will not hesitate to break the line between the word and the “(s)“. Here’s an example in French […]

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