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In MS word, I have many differenet highlighted colors of text. How can I search for them by color in MS Word 2007?

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This appears to be impossible :( –  SLaks Sep 26 '11 at 21:49
    
@SLaks add that as an answer and I'll accept it. –  wizlog Nov 21 '11 at 17:46
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HOME, EDITING, FIND

For font colour

Find what: *, Use wildcards, Format, Font, (choose Font color).

Note, this finds one character at a time (and one colour at a time).


For highlighting (I'm not sure which you mean)

Find what: *, Use wildcards, select *, Format, Highlight.

Note, this finds one character at a time but any highlighting colour at the same pass.

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