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In ConTeXt, I am using the setting grid=yes to make all of the text in a document use grid typesetting. ConTeXt seems to automatically adjust the height of this grid based on the size of the font selected.

I found that these grid dimensions do not match the vertical height of the page, so the grid overflows and some lines are not of full height. I would like to adjust the page dimensions so that it matches the grid. I will assume that the designers of this system used a good algorithm for deciding which grid size should be used, so I will not attempt to adjust that measurement.

  • How can I obtain the value of the vertical distance of the grid?
  • Is there any way to set the vertical and horizontal dimensions of the text area on a page to snap to the grid?
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closed as too localized by Joseph Wright Aug 6 '12 at 20:34

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Please add a MWE –  Aditya May 27 '12 at 22:50
    
What I do is set the height of the text area to the desired multiple of the interlineskip. What do you mean with „vertical distance of the grid“ -- the distance of an element to the next grid level? Also I’m not sure there’s any horizontal grid snapping going on. Can you be a bit more precise on that? –  phg May 28 '12 at 9:13
    
No MWE, so answering is not possible => too localized. Ask for reopening if a MWE is available. –  Joseph Wright Aug 6 '12 at 20:34