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Zooming

By changing the document zoom, you can choose how much of a document you view on the screen. You can specify a fixed zoom factor from 10% to 500%, or choose one of 4 automatic zoom types:

Automatic zoom type Hot key Description
Page width CtrlShiftKP This is a compound hot key.

Compound hot keys are multistep hot keys.

Let's take CtrlShiftKU as an example. You must:

1. Hold the Ctrl and Shift keys pressed,

2. Press and release the K key,

3. Press and release the U key,

4. Finally release the Ctrl and Shift keys.
Lets you view a document page in full width, including left and right margins.
Text width CtrlShiftKT This is a compound hot key.

Compound hot keys are multistep hot keys.

Let's take CtrlShiftKU as an example. You must:

1. Hold the Ctrl and Shift keys pressed,

2. Press and release the K key,

3. Press and release the U key,

4. Finally release the Ctrl and Shift keys.
Lets you view a document page in full width, excluding left and right margins.
Whole pages CtrlShiftK1 This is a compound hot key.

Compound hot keys are multistep hot keys.

Let's take CtrlShiftKU as an example. You must:

1. Hold the Ctrl and Shift keys pressed,

2. Press and release the K key,

3. Press and release the U key,

4. Finally release the Ctrl and Shift keys.
Atlantis chooses a zoom factor under which whole pages fit the document window.
Two pages CtrlShiftK2 This is a compound hot key.

Compound hot keys are multistep hot keys.

Let's take CtrlShiftKU as an example. You must:

1. Hold the Ctrl and Shift keys pressed,

2. Press and release the K key,

3. Press and release the U key,

4. Finally release the Ctrl and Shift keys.
Atlantis chooses a zoom factor under which two whole pages fit the document window.

To change the zoom for the active document, you can:

  • choose the "View | Zoom..." menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

    Main menu
    command,
  • use the "Zoom" section of the status bar,
  • press CtrlShiftAlt or CtrlShiftAlt to zoom in or out by 10%,
  • hold the Ctrl key pressed, and scroll the mouse wheel up or down to zoom in or out by 10%.


When you save a formatted document, its current zoom is also saved to the document file. Atlantis automatically applies the saved zoom the next time you open the same document. But you might wish not to use the zoom info stored in document files but always apply your preferred zoom. To do so, choose the "View | Zoom..." menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

Main menu
command, and click the "Default..." button. In "Default Zoom" dialog, check the "Always open documents with specified zoom" box, specify the desired zoom, then click OK:

The 'Default Zoom' dialog

Tip:

  • When the Preview mode is on, you can click the Magnifying glass Button image toolbar button to activate the corresponding mode. When this mode is on, you can zoom the document in or out by clicking the left and right mouse buttons correspondingly.

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