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How to have Word keep list paragraphs together but not with the following text?

While I can easily set up a style template for lists to have the "keep with next" paragraph option, it is usually convenient to have the very last item of a list not having this option such that a ...
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Insert an image to the left of a certain style in MS Word

[How] Can I make a paragraph style that will insert an image to the side of a paragraph? I have a certain paragraph style. I want Word to insert a small image to the left of that text (or, ideally, ...
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How can I add an additional line break (paragraph return) to each line break found in an Open Office Document?

I have tons of text that runs together paragraph breaks like so: off the wounded, and with the same calmness and composure as before resumed the watch over his armor. But these freaks of his guest ...
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Every other line is blank when copying an HTML document and pasting it as plain text

When I copy a text from an HTML document (e.g. from Firefox, Thunderbird, Internet Explorer...) and paste it as text then after every HTML paragraph (<p>) an empty line is inserted. This also ...
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Adjust vertical space between paragraphs in Word 2003

The spacing between paragraphs in Word 2003 is too large. I wish to reduce it to between 4 and 8pt. Things I've tried: Format/Paragraph (can only increase the spacing) Format/Styles and formatting, ...
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How do I align paragraph text so that it becomes shorter but WIDER?

I am wondering if anyone can help with this issue. If I copy text from a PDF file or a website that has a narrow width margin, those margin settings are preserved when pasted into Word or Onenote. ...
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How can I have paragraph spacing for normal paragraphs, but no paragraph spacing within tables?

I configured my "Normal" paragraph style to have 10pt spacing before and after. Within word tables, however, I would like no (0pt) spacing before and after paragraphs. The closest I came was by ...
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How to insert display equations in a Word document without breaking a paragraph?

Is there a way to write a display equation in Word 2013, without starting a new paragraph? For example, the following text is a single paragraph: Notice how after the display equation, there's no ...
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How to extract the first N words of each paragraph in a text? [closed]

Could you please tell me how could I extract the first N (e.g. 30) words of each paragraph in a text? Maybe with a regex?
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How make a paragraph to continue in next page in Word 2010?

In Word when the last paragraph doesn't fit inside the page it goes to next page, how can I make paragraph to continue in next page without pressing enter somewhere inside paragraph?
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Removing Additional Spacing in Outlook 2007

Well, I have seen this question asked and answered dozens of times, however I have never found a solution. I am using Outlook 2007 and when I send an HTML message and CC myself, when I view the copy ...
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Bottom paragraph shifts to next page in Word 2010/2013

I have a doc with 1-inch margins. MS Word 2010/2013. When I type a paragraph (e.g. 10 lines) in the bottom of a page (there is no room for all the 10 lines in the bottom), Word moves the whole ...
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Working with TAB or indent in MSWORD

What is the proper way to use Indent and Tab functions in MSword? Ever since Word97, I get into situations where pressing "TAB" key, "increase indent" key, or the top "slider" has constantly ...
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Keep lines together in Word; but the heading gets cut off

I recently found out about the 'keep lines together' option in Word, and it has saved me vast amounts of the worst kind of proofing. What remains are odd headings here and there in lengthy documents ...
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Php reading a file with several lines [closed]

I have a file named file.txt that looks like this: Line 1 Line 2 Line 3 Line 4 using the command: $content = file_get_contents(file.txt); echo $content I get the output on one line: Line 1 ...
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How to make Thunderbird compose mail with “Paragraph” as default?

I'm trying to do the exact opposite of How To Make Thunderbird Compose Mail With "Body Text" As Default?. So my current default setting for composition is "Body Text", but I want it to be ...
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Does anyone have an original Word 2003 normal.dot file?

I'm running Microsoft Office XP Small Business which has Word 2003. I need to know what the Original Default settings were in normal.dot for Paragraph Formatting, specifically: Indentation: Special: ...
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Microsoft Word 2007: different spacing when certain style is preceding

Is it possible to prevent Word form adding spacing between heading styles only? For example, there is a Heading 2 style, which has a "Before spacing" of 12px, which looks fine when it follows a ...
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Find/Replace Paragraph End (^13) in Microsoft Word 2007 Merges Paragraphs

I need to replace a target at the beginning of lines with something else. Without wildcards, I can say to replace "^pTarget" with "^pReplacement". With wildcards enabled, I use replace "^13Target" ...
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Merging and re-formatting paragraphs in Microsoft Word 2007

After a copy/paste mishap in Microsoft Word 2007, I ended up with text looking like this: This line breaks up here continues here, and so on here, when it should all be in a single line ...
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how to find (grep) paragraph start with word and ending with other word and ignore new line?

I want to find a paragraph is a list of files. For example an SQL statement which looks like: upadte b_table set number = 100014 where id in ( select number_desc from t_table ...
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Word 2010 - Shading paragraph background

I have created a new Word 2010 document and am wanting to set the background shading of a paragraph to a given colour (using the blue circled button). My issue is that when I have done so, the areas ...
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Add padding to bordered paragraph

How can I add cell padding (term related to HTML) to a paragraph in Word 2008 (for Mac). Here is a screenshot of how my paragraph looks: How can I add space between the border and the characters?
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Cannot update the spacing before/after a numbered paragraph in word 2010

I cannot change the spaces in-front/behind of paragraphs when they are numbered. Please see my screenshot for details. Is this a bug? Or I am doing something not properly? Please discuss.
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How to preserve breaks when copying text from table cells in Word

I have a table in Word 2000 where every singe cell can contain paragraphs. I copy the texts to another program that accepts simple clipboard texts (not rich-formatted, you can use notepad for tests). ...
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How to set space between words in MS Word

When I am trying to Justify text paragraph in MS word, random space is generating between words. How can I set equal gap between words and how can I change the setting of Justify
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Increase space between text lines in Photoshop

How do I increase the spacing between two lines (or leading) in a paragraph in Photoshop?
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OpenOffice: How to prevent text indentation on the very first paragraph?

My OpenOffice default paragraph style defines an indentation of 1.3em for the first line of every paragraph. Now, typographically more adequate would be, if the indentation would be 0 for the very ...
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How can a paragraph be reformatted in Notepad++?

How can I reformat a paragraph in Notepad++? In UltraEdit I can select one or more long lines and reformat the paragraph to the set right margin (e.g. 60 or 80) by menu command Format/Reformat ...
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Indenting paragraphs in Microsoft Word

I would like to format a Microsoft Word document such that the first line of every paragraph is indented, with the exception of the first paragraph in a section which would not be indented. How can I ...