Increase and decrease leading for selected paragraphs in 1-point increments by pressing Command+ Shift+’ and ; (Mac OS) or Ctrl+Shift+’ and ; (Windows).
Press the Option (Mac OS) or Alt (Windows) key at the same time and you will change the leading in smaller 1/10-pt increments.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.