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Old 01-19-2012, 06:03 PM   #1
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Text in a box?

I have a feeling the answer is "no", but... is there any way to have text inside a box in a mobi file on a Kindle?
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Old 01-19-2012, 07:23 PM   #2
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I have a feeling the answer is "no", but... is there any way to have text inside a box in a mobi file on a Kindle?
Use a table and make the border visible.

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Old 01-20-2012, 09:49 AM   #3
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Use a table and make the border visible.

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Yes, that's the way that I do it - a single row, single cell, table with a visible border.

Another way is to include it as an image, of course, although if you do it that way it doesn't scale with the rest of the text.
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Old 01-23-2012, 08:22 AM   #4
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It's worth adding that if you have a lot of text in the box, Kindles will only show one screen's worth - it won't display a single cell over two screens. So if it's more than a couple dozen words I'd check it on Kindle Previewer.

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