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Insert a Drop Cap

Release Date: 03-20-12

Drop caps are often used in formal articles, especially newspaper articles. Kingsoft Writer offers this function for your convenience. To insert a drop cap, follow these steps:

drop cap effect

Figure 2.11—11 The Drop Cap effect

(1) Place the insertion point where you want to insert the drop cap.

(2) Go to the Text section of the Insert tab, select Drop Cap and open the Drop Cap dialog box, shown as follows:

drop cap dialog

Figure 2.11—12 The Drop Cap dialog box

(3) In the Position section, select the style of drop cap, such as Dropped.

(4) In the Font drop-down list, choose the font for the drop cap.

(5) In the Lines to drop text box, choose the number of lines that the drop cap will occupy.

(6) In the Distance from text box, set the distance between the drop cap and the text.

(7) Click OK to complete.

To cancel the drop cap, place the insertion point where you want to cancel the drop cap paragraph. Go to the Text section of the Insert tab and select the Drop Cap option. In the opened Drop Cap dialog box, select None, and click OK.