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Why are the auto-layout icons greyed out over my page?

You will find tools to auto-shuffle layout icons over your pages.

 Using these icons, you can apply a new random layout to each page size independently, or across the spread. The options are:

The auto-layout icons over your canvas are responsive to your current layout.

If your layout respects the page gutter (middle of the pages), all options are available. 

If your layout contains an image straddling the gutter line, then only two options will be available:

Because an image exists on both the left and right side, you aren't able to shuffle only one side at a time.

To try out new layouts on each side separately, first click the auto-layout option to shuffle the layout to a new spread respecting the center line.  All options will be made available again.

Similarly, when an image straddles the gutter, the Layout options will automatically display Spread options exclusively:

Again, reshuffle the layout create layouts on separate sides  the Left and Right side layouts will then be available..

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