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If I add a text box in keynote then I can only resize it horizontally. If I create a new slide and apply a master style with bullet points or text then I get a box with corner and vertical handles as well.

How can I insert one of these? Or can I convert a normal text box to this type?

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There's usually no need: Text boxes automatically resize when adding additional lines. –  Daniel Beck Jan 20 '11 at 11:32
    
the difference is trying to animate a normal text box of bullets does not allow me the "by bullet group" option so I need a "bullet box" –  Simon Walker Jan 20 '11 at 11:42
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You can copy&paste or Duplicate one of the larger ones once you have entered some text.

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I was hoping for something more elegant really, I understand that this is an option though, thanks –  Simon Walker Jan 20 '11 at 11:42
    
@Simon I don't know how to create them, but you also asked for how to insert. This is easy. Cmd-V :-) –  Daniel Beck Jan 20 '11 at 11:51
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