9.23.  New Guide

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Revision $Revision: 1897 $ 2006-08-10 scb

The New Guide command adds a guide to the image. For more information about guides, see the glossary entry on Guides.

[Tip] Tip

You can add guides to the image more quickly, but less accurately, by simply clicking and dragging guides from the image rulers and positioning them where you would like.

9.23.1.  Activating the Command

  • You can access this command from the image menubar through ImageGuidesNew Guide

9.23.2.  New Guide” Options

Figure 14.74.  The “New Guide” Dialog

The New Guide Dialog

Direction ; Position

When you select New Guide, a dialog opens, which allows you to set the Direction and Position, in pixels, of the new guide more precisely than by using click-and-drag. The Direction may be Horizontal or Vertical. The coordinate origin for the Position is the upper left corner of the image.