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In Word 2007 I want all numbers in a numbered list to be down the LH margin in line with the paragraphs.

When a numbered list is selected, the numbers 1,2,3 are indented by a default 0.63cm. Ctrl-Shift-M will shift this indent back to the left margin.

How do I permanently remove that initial indent and save that change to the normal template so that all new documents have zero indent on a newly inserted numbered list?

(Same issue in Word 2010)

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Find the file, normal.dotx on your computer and right click to open (not new). This will open the template Word uses when creating new documents. Insert a numbered list. Right click and go to adjust list indents. Select the indent spacing you like.

Delete the numbered list and save the changes to normal.dotx. My normal document is stored in this location. C:\Users\{user}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Templates

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