URGENT! Drop shadow option not available for text in adobe InDesign CS.

Posted on 2005-04-24
Last Modified: 2012-08-13

I have a new one page document, with a text box at the top.  I typed a heading and highlighted it, but when I  got to "Object ...Drop Shadow", the drop shadow option is grayed out and not selectable.  Please advise as to what I can do.
Question by:sheana11
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    Accepted Solution

    Hi Sheana,

    To use a drop shadow on text you need to select the text box with one of the Selection tools. If you highlight the text with the Text tool the drop shadow option will be greyed out.

    Good Vibes!


    Author Comment

    Amazing Lobo, I can always count on you!
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    Expert Comment

    Thanks Sheana :o)   I'm glad I can help you.

    Good Vibes!


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