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 ===== The Story Map ===== ===== The Story Map =====
  
-The story map is where you'll spend the most time with Twine. It's the place where you write your story and link its passages together. To start with your story'​s map, choose the title of your story in the story list or use the pencil icon underneath its name.+{{ :​twine2:​storymap.png|}} 
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 +The story map is where you'll spend the most time with Twine. It's the place where you write your story and link its passages together. To start with your story'​s map, choose the title of your story in the story list or use the pencil icon underneath its name. To return to the story list, use the home icon on the left side of the story map toolbar.
  
 Your story map will grow in size as you add passages, so that there will always be space below and to the right of your passages for new ones to be added. Your story map will grow in size as you add passages, so that there will always be space below and to the right of your passages for new ones to be added.
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 You can select a passage by clicking or tapping it, and then drag it with your mouse or finger. If you're using a mouse, you can select multiple passages by holding the Shift or Control key while clicking more passages, or by dragging a marquee from an empty space in your story map. (To add passages to the selection instead of replacing them with the marquee, hold Shift or Control before starting a marquee selection.) You can select a passage by clicking or tapping it, and then drag it with your mouse or finger. If you're using a mouse, you can select multiple passages by holding the Shift or Control key while clicking more passages, or by dragging a marquee from an empty space in your story map. (To add passages to the selection instead of replacing them with the marquee, hold Shift or Control before starting a marquee selection.)
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 +If you'd like your passages to snap to a grid as you drag them around, use the **Snap to Grid** option in the story menu in the toolbar.
  
 Pointing at a passage with a mouse, or tapping it once with your finger, will show a popup menu with these options: Pointing at a passage with a mouse, or tapping it once with your finger, will show a popup menu with these options:
-  * Delete it. 
-  * Edit it. 
-  * Test your story starting at this passage. 
-  * Set the passage as your story'​s starting point. 
  
-To delete a passage, you can use the delete icon in its popup menu or press the Delete key. Multiple passages can be deleted at once by selecting them and then pressing the Delete key; you'll be prompted to make sure you want to do this, just in case. After being deleted, a passage can't be brought back.+{{:​twine2:​passagepopup.png|}}
  
-==== Searching for Passages ====+From left to right, these:
  
-When you type text into the Quick Find field in the story map'​s ​toolbar, passages ​whose text matches what you've entered will turn yellow.+  - Delete ​the passage. 
 +  - Edit it. 
 +  - Test your story starting at this passage. 
 +  - Set the passage as your story'​s ​starting point. 
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 +To delete a passageyou can use the delete icon in its popup menu or press the Delete key. Multiple ​passages ​can be deleted at once by selecting them and then pressing the Delete key; you'll be prompted to make sure you want to do this, just in case. After being deleted, a passage can't be brought back.
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