iWork: Pages Help Sheet

Open a Pages Document

Blank Document – recommended for simple documents
Confirm that Blank is selected in the Template Gallery and click the Choose button.
Template Document – best used for special purpose projects i.e. newsletters
Click to select one of the document templates and click the Choose button.
Existing Document
Double click the Pages document file in the Finder OR
Click the Open an Existing File button from the Template Gallery and navigate to the file OR
Close the Template Gallery and then open a recent document from the File >> Open Recent menu.

Edit Text

Blank Document
Click in the document to place the cursor and begin typing.
Template Document
Click to select placeholder text and type or paste text to replace it.

Format Text

Using Styles
Select the text and choose a style from the Styles toolbar drop down menu.
Click the Fonts toolbar button and select font, size, style, and color.

Insert a Graphic

From iPhoto
Click the Media toolbar button to open the media browser.
Choose iPhoto from the Media Browser pop-up menu.
Drag a photo into your document or over a placeholder image to replace it.

From an image file
Select Choose from the Insert menu.
Browse to the image file that you want to insert.

Insert and Edit a Table

Choose Table from the Objects toolbar drop down menu.
Click the Inspector toolbar button to open the Inspector pallet.
Click the table tab and change table settings.

Online Resources:

Apple - iWork - Pages
Apple - iWork - Video Tutorials
Apple - iWork - iWork.com - Share your iWork projects online