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Automatically insert characters based on selected Word style

Straight to the point. Is there any possibility, preferably without scripting, to use the styles in word to insert characters in the beginning and the end of the style? For example, say I have ...
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Formatting paragraphs in Word based on leading characters

I'm trying to prepare some VBA code to be easily readable, so I'd like to highlight all the comments in the code by applying a more visible Style. However, there's quite a lot of them, so I'm looking ...
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Normal Word Style is missing

Normal style was erased from the style selection and I cannot get it back. I reload the software (office 365) and it is still missing. How do I get back to the original download?
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Assistance with RegEx in Word

I have a Word 2010 document containing a list of blocks with predifined styles. The styles are used in another software to process these blocks. I created the document using a wrong quickpart so all ...
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Preserve custom styles using copy-paste (not via Save As or the organizer)

I had a lengthy document with printing problems that I traced to a combination of Word page layout and printer settings. Unable to resolve the problem by changing those settings, it was pointless to ...
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How to change font of all in-text citations in Word 2011?

I've got a large .doc file with 20+ citations. I now want to change the font of the in-text citations (so not the bibliography part at the end of the document). How do I do this fast and easy? I ...
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How can I remove formatting from style numbering prefix in MSWord?

There is a lame user in the video cannot remove bold+uppercase from the numbering prefix in his heading style. What is his mistake? How can one do that?
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Cannot edit Pivot Table Style

I'm trying to modify my custom PivotTable style in Excel 2013. However, when I right-click my custom style, and select Modify, nothing happens. Normally I'd expect the Modify PivotTable Style ...
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How do you edit styles to make headings have a page-width horizontal rule?

I want my headings to be underlined and have the line span the full width of the page, but I can't just _________ underscore across the page because the underscores appear in my table of contents. How ...
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How do I set text direction in a style in Microsoft Word?

I'm creating a new style based on no style, and the text direction buttons and text, both right to left and left to right, are greyed out. How do I set the direction in a style when starting from ...
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How do I remove “+ not at” from a style in Microsoft Word?

I set some tabstops, then later removed them and added some others. Now I want to create a style from the paragraph. When I click "new style", I get a line saying: Tab stops: 1.9 cm, Right + 3.16 ...
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Restart a custom number list based on style type paragraph (not list)

I have a Word 2010 file to be converted to Kindle. Following the advice in several books, instead of using Word's built-in lists, I created my own custom lists that are styled as paragraphs. (see ...
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How to add a custom list style to the styles pane in Word 2010

I have several custom lists that I created with "Define New List Style" in the Multi-level list dialog. For example, the list names are book-bullet, book-number, and so on. How can I get the new list ...
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Why is the indent of my headings changing on odd pages

I have a document in MS Word. On even pages, my H1 and H2 headings look like this: But on odd pages they look like this: How is the indent on the H2 heading being modified on the odd pages? This ...
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How to automatically place AutoText in Word styles?

I am making a screenplay in Microsoft Office Word 2007, and created various styles to quickly make formatting changes for the various aspects of the screenplay. My character style, for example, ...
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How to reset color in Microsoft Word linked style

I defined Heading 1 to Heading 9 styles so that Heading N is based on Heading N-1 with some extra style changes. This allows me to update the Heading styles consistently across all levels. However, ...
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set a specific font formatting for a specific language in a single whole document

I am writing a document alternating two languages, which use different scripts, so I continuously alternate their respective keyboard layouts. I would like to assign a specific font formatting to each ...
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Using StyleRef to reference text contained in a document Header

I am attempting to reference text that is located in the header to be repeated throughout the body of the document in Microsoft Word 2010. I would like to avoid using Bookmarks, because others will ...
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Formatting code blocks in Microsoft Word using styles

I'm putting together a document containing some code snippets. The way I'm doing this is to have a style called code with a monospaced font. This style has to have no spacing between paragraphs, ...
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TitleText property in theme file is only applied to Explorer window

Following this answer, incorporating the [Control Panel/Colors] values only seems to do the trick for the Explorer window. Other application windows are ignored. Explorer Notepad I've also ...
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FigureCaption style - edit to say Fig. 1. instead of Figure 1

I use word 2013 and I have a FigureCaption style in my styles menu that formats a figure caption as: Figure 1. Caption text. This figure caption style is from a template I have used for years. My ...
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Notepadd++: how to add a second KEYWORD group in the built-in style configuration of javascript?

I wanna give a different colour to javascript keywords that represent javascript objects (i.e. functions, true, false, null, document, etc.) In order to do that, I want to add a second KEYWORD group ...
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Edit/remake oxygen style (KDE)

I want to know, if is possible to make own fork of oxygen style (engine) and modify it, or make own GUI engine from scratch (for KDE). I don't mean a desktop theme, but whole GUI engine, such as ...
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Custom spacing in word 2013 list style

I'm trying to change the line spacing in a list style in Word 2013. Specifically, I'd like the line spacing to be 1.0 for all lines that are either the same list level as the line above or a ...
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Is there a way to display the fourth heading level in the Navigation Pane in Word?

I am missing the fourth (and fifth) level in the Navigation Pane in Word. Is it possible to activate those? Edit: Problem solved, Outline level was not set the Level 4
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Apply the Clear Override option on a whole document in Pages

I'll try to explain my situation first, to give the question some context and hopefully make it more clear: I have a simple "plain" document (default blank template) with some text in it. All text ...
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Is it possible to customize fonts / color of messages?

In the Mac client for Slack, I'd like to be able to change the fonts and colors for messages (e.g. have all messages / text in the message area be white text on a black background, or be a larger ...
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Create alternating heading styles in Word

I would like to style a Word document with headings that have a border around them, but not for the whole page width. Something similar to this: The trick is, on odd pages, I would like the header ...
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Copy Word 2010 Styles based on Normal

I have multilevel numbering schemes saved in documents. They are all based on Normal for that source document. When I use the organizer to copy them from this source document to a target another, I ...
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Word 2013 Underlined heading disappears when a level 2 heading is being added directly underneath

I have a word document in which I have multiple heading styles. All of them are underlined (I have done this by adding a border at the bottom to the style, so the line will go to the right margin). ...
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Restore default hyperlink color in MS Office

In the default (blank) MS Word document template, the Hyperlink style definition includes the attribute Font Color: Hyperlink. I have a particular Word document in which the Hyperlink style has been ...
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Are there fonts that have both italic and oblique variants? [closed]

I would like to know if there are fonts I can download that come in both italic and oblique styles. I tried searching on the web, really I did. And there are always millions of results! But none of ...
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Word stopped numbering Heading 2 style

I have a document which stopped numbering the Heading 2 style. Instead of numbering it puts straight line. I tried to open the same document on other computer and the result is the same. Is there a ...
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keyboard shortcut to cycle through selected styles

I am using Word 2010. I have a document with many styles. I want to use a single key, F2, to cycle through three of these styles: S1, S2, and S3. Pressing F2 once will assign style S1 to the ...
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TOC in Mac Word 2011 not including one heading

I've created a TOC that uses three levels/styles: Title, Heading 1, Heading 2. Most of the TOC is Heading 1 (page titles), but one page is missing. I've checked and rechecked, and the appropriate ...
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Use VBA to reset style inheritance (Word 2013)

I would like to revisit this question - Remove setting from style to inherit setting from base style - since the answer provided and voted doesn't really do what I want it to do. A style in Word can ...
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KDE Plasma - changing style to be modern

KDE plasma looks very modern. That is until you look at the scollbars, and drop down menus (and other things). The 90's scollbars really clash with the modern look of the other half of the interface ...
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Word VBA: impossible to remove/reset formatting from a character style?

I am puzzled at how I can remove e.g. bold and italic formatting from a character style in Word (2010). That is, I want to clean/reset the character style, rather than saying if something should be ...
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How can I restyle email using Stylish in Thunderbird (from eBay)?

eBay changed their layout so it's one item per line (essentially) instead of several in a grid arrangement. This applies to automatically sent emails with the results of my standing searches. Given ...
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How to use Word styles across documents

I have Microsoft Word for Mac 2008 and I use a Macbook (Yosemite). I have a paper written in Word (let’s call it document A) and I need to format it according to some formatting guidelines. I have a ...
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Considerations for restyling Word “Default Paragraph Font” ? (Word 2010 / Screenshots) [closed]

Questions For those of you with experience in creating Word templates, do you or don't you restyle the Default Paragraph Font (DPF)? Why or why not? Or stated another way ... Given that the ...
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Styling HTML to be displayed in Excel

I'm trying to produce an HTML document which will render at least partway passably in Excel. The problem is that I can't get background colours to show up. Code: #header { background:Blue; ...
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Style pane shows many instances of a style, but I can't find, change, or delete the style

I converted a file from Word 97-2003 compatible to Word 2010. The style pane shows a style that is attached to many instances of text. In this case, the style is a "re-styling" from Normal to 11 pt, ...
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Replace MS word sub-documents template and setup with master-document configuration

Over a number of years on a project I have accumulated dozens if not hundreds of word files that I am structuring for viewing and editing purposes in a master word file. These files are on a ...
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How can I set the captions style in Word centered as default?

When I insert a Caption in Word (in a Equation or an Illustration) their style is set as Caption + Left instead of Caption so even if I change the Caption style they appear left aligned and I have to ...
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How to install phpBB styles on localhost?

I have been trying to test phpBB in xampp within windows 7 for development purposes. After a successful install of phpBB, I tried to add styles(themes) to my phpBB install directory. I downloaded and ...
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attaching word template by reference

I have a custom template that I've attached to a collection of documents. I have these files, including the template, checked into source control. I'm finding that the reference to the attached ...
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How to change Page Title format in MS OneNote 2013

I was used to having my Page Titles in Calibri, but in some update there came a new style for Page Titles that is Calibri Light, and I can't figure out how I change that style from Light to Normal.
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Nested Styles in Word

When applying a caption to a figure or a table, I like to format it in the following manner: Figure 1: Caption text. More precisely, I like the style of the text up-to-and-including the colon ':' to ...
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Word Styles duplicate

When I make a change to one of my own styles in Word, Word automatically create a new style with the same name but adds the change next to the style. How do I disable this feature? I had a look and ...