Adding borders to text frames

You can add borders to individual text frames, for example, if you want to make its boundaries clear.


  • Frames is selected in the Engrave toolbox.

  • If you want to add borders to text frames on a master page, you have opened the master page in the master page editor.


  1. Select the text frames to which you want to add borders.
  2. In the Properties panel, activate Show border in the Text group.


Borders are added to the selected text frames.

After Completing This Task

You can change the thickness of text frame borders and you can change the padding between the borders and contents of text frames.