Create Flowing Text Boxes

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To create flowing text boxes you need to manually create the first text box.

If you select the text box with the selection tool (the black arrow)

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You will see that the box has and "Input" and "Output" portal

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If you click on the output box you can link it to a new text frame.

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You can either draw and new text frame or you can click with a "loaded" cursor and create a new text box that is exactly the same size as the one your linking from.

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