Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Altering the presentation of controls on a page
Alter the size and position of a control
4 To move a label and the control in the detail section together, click
to select a label.
5 Hold down the Ctrl key, and select the corresponding field in the
detail section. Use the mouse to drag both the label and field to a
6 If you have a control and label that are not aligned, click to select a
7 Click to select the control in the detail section, holding down the
Ctrl key so that both the label and the other control are selected.
8 Click the Arrange tab in the Report Design Tools tab.
9 Click Align in the Sizing & Ordering group.
10 On the drop-down menu, click Left to left-align the controls.
11 To make a label and control width the same, click Size/Space in the
Sizing & Ordering group.
12 On the drop-down menu, select To Widest, which will change both
controls to the largest width.
TIP To get fine control over moving a label, you can use the
arrow keys to move the label and control. Holding down the
Ctrl key while pressing the arrow keys will move the controls in smaller
increments, and holding down the Shift key while pressing the arrow
keys will resize the controls.