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Special characters are showing up in my Word document (see image above).

How do I remove these special characters?

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That's calls "Show Formatting" mode. Note also the arrows showing where indents are in your billeted list. – Chris Nava Jun 23 '11 at 15:46

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It is not special characters, it is the paragraph markers, there is a setting to show them or not

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Click the button on the Home menu, looks like you've enabled paragraph marker.

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