Objects can be locked to stop accidental modification during editing. This is especially helpful for complex pages with many overlapping objects.

Locking Objects

  1. Using the Object tool (Object tool button), select the object(s) to be locked.
  2. Choose Object->Lock Selection or right-click the mouse and choose Lock Selection
    Objects remain locked even after the PDF is saved and re-opened provided layout information is written to the PDF)

Unlocking Individual Objects

Using the Object tool (Object tool button) click on the locked object.
Infix screenshot - Unlock object dialogue box

Unlocking All Objects

Choose Object->Unlock All