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Margin column ruler guides

Margin, column, and ruler guides can be master guides or local guides

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Definition: Non-printing ruler and column guides that appear on the publication page where they are placed and not on the master pages or other pages are referred to as local guides. Changes to local guides does not affect master pages or other publication pages.

When the layout varies greatly from the master pages or other pages of the publication, use local guides to aid in alignment of page elements.

Using Local Guides

Learn how to set up and use guides of all kinds in page layout software.
Also Known As: local guidelines
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In the image on this page the pink and blue lines represent non-printing column guides and ruler guides which, if placed on pages other than master pages, are considered local guides.
Terms Related to Local Guides

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