Relates to visual appearance of elements like text, images and graphics in an application

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When to use which built-in Microsoft Word style? [closed]

Or: is there any documentation from the MS regarding the usage of individual built-in styles that I can incorporate into SOP? Word has a real abundance of built-in styles. I guess a lot of them is ...
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How to change the titlebar's font size and height in Gnome Shell windows

Is it possible to customize the font size and other properties of the window titlebars in gnome-shell?
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Word 2010 — How can you make heading 4, 5, etc.. visible in the table of contents?

Word has Headings 1 - 9, but by default only 1 - 3 will show in the TOC. So, to apply a style to selected text other than Heading 1 - 3, I have done this: select the text right-click the ...
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How can I apply a style to the footer in Word 2010 with VBA?

I have a macro in a Word document that generates a footer based on Bookmarks. It works, except for one detail: in one of the Ref-fields in the footer, the font is always incorrect after updating. ...
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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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Accidentally deleted ALL Chrome cookies while trying to view some

I was trying to view the cookies in Chrome and perhaps delete them for a specific site. I tried to click the search box to enter some text to view just the cookies for the specific site, but ...
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Adding horizontal space as part of a Word Style

I'm a very reluctant user of Word who really would like to emulate the dark side (TeX) in every way possible. I have the description list almost sorted out (simulating the default settings of LaTeX), ...
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Extend title background to page edge in Microsoft Word 2010

How can I achieve an effect like the following using Microsoft Word 2010? I want the gray background to extend till the edge for every title but I can't achieve this.
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How to use multiple styles within a single paragraph in MS Word

Is it possible to use more than one style in a single paragraph in MS Word? Ideally, I would like each new paragraph to start with an outline number, then a bold/underlined heading, followed by ...
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Change the firefox default style when a site has no css

How can I customize my Firefox, so if a page has no style-definitions firefox will use a local stylesheet, that I can define myself? I found this addon: Context Style Switcher, that can remove the ...
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How do I number headings with the 'Heading 3' style in Word without affecting the other heading styles?

I would like my document to have the basic heading styling for Heading 1 and Heading 2 but for Heading 3 to be numbered. I can get close by defining my own modified multilevel list style but it ...
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Applying Word Quick Style Set to an old document

I created/saved a Word Quick Style Set. I applied the set to different documents, old and new, and it seemed to work just fine. Then I installed the Quick Style Set onto a second computer. (I also ...
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Preserving accented letters in small caps in French in Word

I have a Word document where the section titles are in small caps. This document is in French. Accents in the small caps text disappear, e.g. “Caractères accentués” comes out as CARACTERES ACCENTUES. ...
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LibreOffice Calc - apply style to neighbouring cells

I have a column with data and I applied a style to it with the help of Conditional Formatting. I now wish to apply the outcome of that style to the neighbouring column that holds other data. Here is ...
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Can headings in word have different colored numbering at the same level?

Is it possible to have two headings at the same level, with two different styled numbering? For instance; 1.2 heading 1 (1.2 in black) 1.3 heading 2 (1.3 in red) 1.4 heading 1 (1.4 in black)
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create a style that is shown in the TOC mac 2011 word

how do i create a style in MS Word 2011 for the mac that will automatically be shown in the table of contents, just like header 1,2 etc are. i have tried creating one that is based on header 3, as ...
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Page hosted on IIS7.5 changes appearance on IIS6

I'm in the middle of switching our site over to a new web server (Server 2008 R2), and am trying to copy one of the new applications to the old server (Server 2003) in order to let users access it in ...
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How to create text-shadow in Axure

My Goal Im using Axure for prototyping and I've created widgets which reflect my application UI. One thing I would like to achieve is the ability to add text-shadow onto certain elements, without ...
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Getting autonumbering from Microsoft Word autonumbered styles to show up in a quick part

I have chapter headings in a style in Microsoft Word 2007 that is an autonumbered style, so each instance of the style is automatically prefixed Chapter 1, Chapter 2, etc. So my chapter headings look ...
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consistently format a messy word document

I'm wondering when several people have applied all their idiosyncratic ideas of how a document should be formatted rudimentary all throughout the document, if there's an easy way to homogenize the ...
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Word 2010 does not apply styles

Today I got strange problem with word 2010 and style usage. Problem 1: How I can repeat problem: Open new document write some text Press heading 1 on "styles" ribbon. However, instead of ...
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Reset Default Manuscript Style Set

I changed some of the settings in the Manuscript Style Set, but would like to reset them back to the default. I realized too late that what I should be doing is creating a new Style Set. I've searched ...
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'BLACK RIGHT TRIANGLE' unicode symbol

I'm searching an unicode symbol just like this ◢ (U+25E2) but 45° rotated. I found this ► (U+25BA) and this ▶ (U+25B6), but both are not good for me. The rectangle/arrow has to be shorter. Is there ...
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Remove setting from style to inherit setting from base style

In my Microsoft Word 2010 document I have two paragraph styles: Normal and Subject. Subject has "Style based on" set to Normal (inherits from Normal). In Normal, I have configured a 12pt gap after ...
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MS Word 2007--Spacing between headers using “stylized” styles

We have a document with Styles: Heading 2, Heading 3 and Heading 4 that have color blocks around them and the double-line style border at the top and bottom of the paragraph. These styles work great ...
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How do I apply a style?

I have to conditionally apply a style to a cell in Excel. I know how to do it in LibreOffice calc: =B4+STYLE(IF(ABS(B4-B3)/B4>0.07,"Red","Default")) How do I do it in Excel? ...
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Ubuntu Unity: how do I change desktop color schemes so color(titleBar) != color(menuBar)?

What's the Unity equivalent to Windows' [ Control Panel > Personalization > Window Color and Appearance ]? The problem is that the title bar and the menu bar both have brown backgrounds. The menu ...
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Weird formatting in Word 2010

A few months ago while writing a paper, I copied some paragraphs created in one computer to a different computer. I guess the formatting was different. Please see the following image: I noticed ...
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MS Word: How to disable spell/grammar checking on a custom style

I often write documents that contain code snippets in them. I created a custom code style so I can quickly differentiate words or paragraphs that are code. However, C++ code is not easy on Word's ...
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In MS Word 2010, how do I use different styles for different indexes?

I'm using the \f switch in Microsoft Word 2010 to create multiple indexes. I need to style these indexes differently from one another, but I'm unable to work out how to apply different styles to these ...
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Export MS Word 2010 styles

I have a client who wishes to standardise the MS Word Style used across multiple workstations (fonts, colours, headings, paragraph settings etc). Is there any way to export then import these styles?
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How to “demote” all titles and headings in Word 2010?

I built a large help document for an application I wrote. I used all the default styles in Word 2010, including "Title", "Heading 1", "Heading 2", etc. Sadly, when I generated the Table of Contents, ...
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Changing furigana in Word 2011 for Mac

I've finished typing a document in Word and when I printed it I realized that the furigana is way too small for easy reading. Is there a way to globally change the size of all furigana for a complete ...
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Why did numbered list stop working after I hit Enter?

I have a numbered list like: 1.0 Excel 2010 1.1 Introduction to Excel 2010 1.1.A. A general overview of Excel 2010, geared towards beginners 1.1.B. There are 3 videos in this ...
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Decrease font size in Word 2010 character style

Is it possible to define a character style that builds on Default Paragraph Font and set its font' size to be 1 point less than the one used by the paragraph? I tried putting -1 into the font size ...
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Change default color of Chrome when opening links in a new tab

I have a similar question about firefox in SU. I'm using Stylish extension and I have changed the style of many websites to dark. When I open a link on a new tab, before the page loads, Chrome is ...
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Reordering styles in Microsoft Word 2007

I copied one document into another document and it seems that Heading 1 is now moved to a different location int he toolbar (ribbon). Now heading 2 till 6 are visible and on the next line (which I ...
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gnome terminal + vim's directory browser = underlines

Opening a directory up in Vim (using gnome-terminal) looks like this: Notice the underline that shows which line we're currently on? Can this underline be changed or removed?
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Change default color of Firefox when opening links in a new tab

I'm using Stylish addon for Firefox with a default dark css. I also have changed the default Window colors in Windows registry. This has changed the about:blank page's color to a dark one. But when I ...
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Sync Stylish styles across Chrome and Firefox

Is there a way I can set the path of the Stylish addon for .sqlite file for Firefox and Chrome to the same location? In Firefox I know it's in the extensions.stylish.dbFile config, but I have no idea ...
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Where are OpenOffice writer custom styles saved?

I am creating new header styles in OpenOffice (for example My Header 1, etc...), but where are these custom styles saved? Is it in the document or the application? If I open my document on another pc, ...
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Word 2007: Is it possible to have paragraph justification in a style?

When I create a style for paragraphs, I can only change the alignment. Is there anyway to add justification to a paragraph style and not do it manually?
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How to make inline text heading in Microsoft Word 2010

I want to save Word document as PDF with Bookmarks. I have a text: Whoever created the mosquito’s eye, created the sun. Whoever ordered the flea’s stomach, ordered the solar system. and want the ...
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MSWord 2010 shortcut key for TOGGLING styles

I know how to assign shortcut keys to Styles. But what I would like to do is create a shortcut key that functions like the Bold/Italic/Underline keys (Ctrl-B/Ctrl-I/Ctrl-U): Namely, when I hit the ...
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Changing styles in Word 2007

I need to change styles in Word 2007. In Word versions pre-2007 I had no problems with this, but in Word 2007+ I can't get it working. Here is what I got. I changed the Normal style to use Arial ...
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Why does this window have square corners?

On Windows 7 with the Aero theme, Notepad++'s Preferences window has square corners, no system menu icon, a close button, and a darker 1px border. This window also has an AlwaysOnTop attribute. (I ...
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Paste HTML into Word

I'm have a tough time getting my HTML that I am pasting into word to be converted to the proper styles I want. My HTML includes: dt, dd, h1-h7, p, li, ul... etc. dt and dd are not working. Word ...
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How to force User Style Sheet to ovewrite all the elements style in Internet Explorer?

I have the following style sheet to for the color and background : * { color: #000 !important; background-image: none !important; background-color: #d0d0d0 !important; } But ...
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List headings and subheadings differently in Word 2007

I'm trying to produce a table of contents looking like this : Heading 1 ........................................... p. 1 Subheading 1 -- p. 1, Subheading 2 -- p. 3, Subheading 3 -- p. 4, ...
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Firefox styles partially disabled. Colors, but not layout

I tried to create a new firefox profile, but this person's firefox still brings up pages like this. Layout is ok, but colors and link or button formatting is not correct. What setting is wrong ...