Space/Align Tricks in QuarkXPress 7

In QuarkXPress 7, the Space/Align feature has been dramatically enhanced.

Space/Align Tricks

To quickly get to where you can space or align items, press Ctrl/Command-, (comma). This will display the Space/Align tab on the Measurements palette, where you can space or align to other items, or even to the edge or center of a page.

Space/Align Tricks

Notice that the icons show how the items will be aligned.

To repeat a Space/Align command using your most recent settings, just press Command-Option-/ (Mac) or choose Apply Last from the Item> Space/Align menu, or from the contextual menu that appears when you right-click or Control-click with several items selected.