Display Tools: Zooming, Rotating and Moving

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The Display Tools icons are found on the Viewer Toolbar.  With these tools, you can zoom in on an image, rotate an image, and move the image on the screen.

 

viewer toolbar display tools

 

Zooming

 

There are several different ways to zoom in and out of an image.

 

Zoom Icons image14 image16

 

To make text and images appear larger, click on the Zoom in icon: image15 Continue clicking until the image is the size you want.

To make text and images appear smaller, click on the Zoom out icon: image17 Continue clicking until the image is the size you want.

 

Hand Tool image22

 

Double click the Hand Tool cursor to make text and images appear larger.  Continue double clicking until the image is the size you want.

 

NOTE:  The Hand Tool is the default cursor in the image; you do not necessarily have to click on the icon to use this tool.

 

Fit to Width or Fit to Height

To resize the image to fit the width of your screen, click on the Fit to Width  icon: image18  

To resize the image to fit the height of your screen, click on the Fit to Height icon: .image23

 

Page Magnification Menu

To Increase or decrease the size of the image by a percentage of the size of the original source material, use the page magnification drop down menu.

1.  Click on the arrow to the right of the page magnification size field.  This will bring up a range of percentages from which to choose.

2.   Click the appropriate percentage.

 

select page magnification

 

Rotating

 

Sometimes the image you are viewing is not in the appropriate position for viewing accurately.  To remedy this just

click on the Rotate Counter Clockwise button image19 to rotate the image counter-clockwise 90 degrees. Continue  clicking the icon until you arrive at the appropriate view.

click on the Rotate Clockwise button image20 to rotate the image clockwise 90 degrees.  Continue clicking the icon until you arrive at the appropriate view.

 

 

Moving the Image

 

There may be times when you need to move the image on the screen to focus in on a specific part of the image.  To do this,

 

1.  Move your cursor over the image to be moved, making sure the Hand Tool cursor image22 appears.

2.  Click and hold your left mouse button and drag the cursor to move the image. You'll notice that the cursor changes to this cursor image22when you are allowed to move the image

 

NOTE: When you use any of the display tools mentioned above, the new zoom level or page view will remain in effect for all pages in the current document unless you change the zoom level or rotate the page back to the its original orientation. When you access a new document, the view is automatically reset.

 

 

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