I have a book that has a rotated landscape master page and uses system
variables that are on other pages, but headers & footers are not
rotated. I have rotated only the main text flow frame by selecting it on
the master page and then selecting Graphics > Rotate (Rotate by 90 deg
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Sent: Wednesday, October 11, 2006 3:45 PM
To: Texan Scriber
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Subject: Re: Master Pages - landscape and portrait pages
Texan Scriber wrote:
> Fellow Framers,
> Does anyone know how to have landscape and portrait pages in the same
> file. I tried to create a landscape master page in my frame file and
> application complained that other page sizes have to be adjusted
> new page size is too small!
> Appreciate your help
It sounds like you're trying to create a landscape paper size. You don't
need to do that. You need to create a new master page and rotate it
(Format > Customize Layout > Rotate), then add a text frame to it as
well as header/footer frames if you need those. Then apply that master
to your body page.
Caveats: If your rotated page's flow is the same as your body flow, then
future edits can screw up which content appears on the landscape page.
It is often best to create a separate file for the landscape material;
you can make it act like part of the previous and following chapter
files by setting all their numbering properties correctly.
Alternatively, if you stay in a single chapter file, you can put a
distinctive pgf tag on your landscape material and use the Apply Master
Pages feature to ensure that content is given the right master page.
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