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Can I cause MS Word to insert symbols for automatic line breaks?

I want to include an XML schema in a technical document created in MS Word. It has lines which are much longer than the available width on the page, so Word automatically breaks the lines. I want to ...
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Is there a way to remove the superfluous line breaks in an Open Office document?

I copied a large text file into an Open Office Document, and it added or "preserved" a lot of superfluous line breaks. Here's an example of what I see: When it should look like this: Es, pues, de ...
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How to Replace funny linebreak sign with CRLF

Please see link below - how can I replace that "linebreak" whit a normal CRLF? I use Notepad++ Linebreak screenshot
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How to stop Word 2007 from inserting a line break at hyphens, without using a nonbreaking hyphen

I have a long URL that contains some hyphens, and would like to include it in a Word document. Unfortunately Word sees the hyphens and creates a rather ugly line-breaking scheme. If I replace the ...
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Notepad - replaces returns with line breaks when stripping format from text

I've used Notepad for years to strip out formatting from Word or web pages when using that text in html. Recently, the default behaviour (using returns between paragraphs) has changed, and now Notepad ...
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How to remove unwanted line breaks without affecting the rest of the formatting?

Sample text: I give Pirrip as my father's family name, on the authority of his tombstone and my sister,--Mrs. Joe Gargery, who married the blacksmith. As I never saw my father or my mother, and ...
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Emacs org-mode: how to disable visual line wrap for Agenda buffers only?

I've activated visual line mode in Emacs with M-x global-visual-line-mode . However (only) in Agenda buffers I'd like to autamatically use truncate long lines instead. How can I enable that? Do I ...
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How to find double linebreaks in Notepad++?

Take for example the following: This text file has many double linebreaks, What is the expression too find these?
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How to remove linebreaks in Notepad++?

For example, this: This text has been splitted in lines, and it's longer than 3200 words, so it would be great to find and replace line breaks like these.
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How to remove line breaks (or carriage returns) only from certain parts of a block of text?

Whenever I copy formatted text from a PDF file which is formatted to have line breaks (or carriage returns), I need to find a way to remove these line breaks without removing the paragraph format. To ...
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How do I make komodo edit open stuff with mac line breaks?

I'm on my Windows 7 PC using Komodo Edit text editor (version 6.1). I have a file from my Mac which I need to use, but it either doesn't open or opens as a blank doc. The file isn't broken or ...
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In Emacs, how to reformat an edited paragraph so the line breaks are properly reinserted?

In Emacs, I have a paragraph of text, which is already properly wrapped at, say 79th column on each row, then you edit it, adding some text on some of the rows, how to reformat the edited paragraph so ...
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Notepad ignoring linebreaks

Most documents I'm opening in notepad.exe under windows 7 lately, there are no linebreaks... everything just runs together. The same documents in any other program, even previewed directly in ...
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Does dropbox change linebreaks in files?

when i save a file to my Dropbox at home on my PC is seems to have '\n' line breaks, but when i open the file on my Mac at work the line breaks have mutated to '\r\n' windows line breaks. could ...