How to move the cursor below and inserted image in Pages?

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by MacMan988, Nov 20, 2014.

  1. MacMan988 macrumors 6502a

    Jul 7, 2012
    I just started writing a new document in Pages. I entered the title and then created a diagram below the title using some shapes available in the Pages. Now I need to write a paragraph starting from below the diagram I created. I cannot move the cursor below the diagram. When I press the return key, the cursor moves while shifting the diagram down. Clicking or double clicking on the area below the diagram does't do anything. I need help!
  2. Alimar macrumors 6502a


    Sep 17, 2014
    New York State
    Have you tried creating a new text block below the diagram?
  3. lambertjohn macrumors 6502a

    Jun 17, 2012
    The simple solution to this problem is to use Microsoft Word! Pages, especially the latest version, sucks everything suckable. Spend some money and get a real word processor.
  4. ronsmacx macrumors newbie


    Oct 31, 2017
    The solution is simple. Apple Page being relatively new to other word processors, some people might say that Apple Page sucks – because they are not familiar with this new word processor. How can one argue with another non-developer Windows guy when they say MacOS X is not user-friendly?

    Image/Figure has some default settings regarding Text Wrapping around them, in Arrange tab.
    By default, it's set to "Automatic".

    Since, you want your image to be fixed after your title –
    1. Select your image
    2. In the Arrange tab, change the Text Wrap property to 'Above and Below'
    3. In addition, you want the cursor to jump below the image. Set the Object Placement property to 'Stay on Page'.

    Hope this helps.

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