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How to add prefix to each paragraph of a certain style in MS Word?

Is there a way to add the same word (say 'Task') before each paragraphs of a certain style? Or before a group of paragraphs of the same style?
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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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Libreoffice considering ordinary text as headings

I am preparing my thesis with several headings and subheadings. In fact I started writing the report first and later went on to add pages in the beginning to insert title page, certificate, abstract, ...
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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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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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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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Which style to use for simple paragraph text in Word?

How do I find out what the various built-in Word styles are intended for? There are seven built-in styles that describe something along the lines of "normal base text paragraph": Normal Normal ...
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How to change the font of the heading number in Microsoft Word 2003?

How do you change the font of the heading number? If I get into the Styles and Formatting tab, then click on the drop down arrow of the heading I want to modify, and then edit the font in the Modify ...
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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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paragraph style in microsoft word 2010

I am working in word 2010. I have two different style which both of them are "linked style" One of them is "times new roman 18 bold" we name style A. The other one is "Calibri 15 regular italic " ...
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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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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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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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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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How do I modify the default styles in Word 2007?

How do I modify the default styles in Word 2007? I need to change the style "Intense Emphasis" from blue to red. Updating the Normal.dotm works well and good when I open up a new 2007 document, BUT ...
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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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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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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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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 save my styles' modifications for eternity in LibreOffice?

Every time I modify or create a new style in Libreoffice Text Document it works great while I'm in the document. Yet, every time I go out from Libreoffice and then I go back, all my modifications and ...
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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 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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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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MS Outlook 2003: How to change default style from “paragraph” to “normal”

Is there a way to change the default style for an email message? Right now, when I click "New" mail message I get a default style of "Paragraph". I don't want it, I hate it. Can I make it go away, and ...
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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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In Microsoft Word, my style is affecting other paragraphs around the word I'm trying to change

In my Word document, I'm trying to position one word in the center between two paragraphs in the middle of my chapter. The body text, and the symbol I'm moving, all have the same style affected. I've ...
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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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Missing custom styles in Word 2013

Whenever I create a new document in Word 2013, its missing the styles my company uses (Paragraph, Heading, etc). Selecting Options → Show All Styles (from the Styles floating menu) does not make them ...
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Limited pixel values in layer effects and styles (Photoshop)

Some layer effects and styles in Photoshop have pixel settings. The problem appears when you want to scale your design. For example, in Bevel and Emboss you are able to set the Size and Soften. The ...
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MS Project - How to apply styles to task bars in Gantt chart

I have a couple of types of tasks (requirements, development, testing etc.) that I want to represent in different colors in the Gantt chart. Formatting every task bar individually (start, middle and ...
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MS Word 2013: “use destination style” as default pasting option

When I copy past (several pages of text + a lot of "heading style") from a document A to a document B I have 3 options : keep source formatting merge formatting keep text only When I past it using ...
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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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Improved APA citation format in Word 2007/2010?

By default the APA citation in Word 2007 doesn't quite match APA style (e.g. it doesn't convert a citation to et. al. when the citation has been made previously and there are many authors). Is there ...
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Can't copy a style from one document to another?

I'm trying to copy a built in style (Heading 1) which has been edited from one document to another using the import/export style. I get no errors, but the style does not copy across?
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Word 2013 - How to create a new table style from an existing table style?

In Word 2013, lets say I have a few table layouts. For example Is there any way to create a new table style via the Design tab based on my existing table design, or am I forced to try to emulate ...
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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 ...
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Firefox - Always block and use space of a given element

I'd like to block a specific element on a website, everytime I go on it, and I wanna do it for any element on a given webpage when I want to it. Moreover, I want to space freed by the deleted element ...
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Firefox: Disable External CSS Files from Loading

I know that I can disable the downloading of external JS files on the Firefox browser (using either about:config or certain add-ons (e.g. QuickJava)). Is there some way to block the downloading of ...
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Windows Taskbar/ Jumplist Bug/ Glitch

I have a problem with my Windows 8.1 Taskbar/Jumplist. When I right-click any icon in my taskbar the background/ icons are completely bugged (As you can see on the screenshot). It is not resolved even ...
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Can I define a paragraph so it contains different styles?

I am writing a play and almost all my paragraphs are constructed the same way. Here are examples of two paragraphs whose styles are called "Blocking" and "Line". (Blocking) CHARACTER NAME → Line of ...
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Open Office Writer Style to edit Background colour of Row/Cell

I have been using OO for a while and am loving it! This is my first post here. My Question is asked earlier but since I am new, I am not able to "Comment" in the same post ( it requires points). I ...
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Stopping certain MS Word styles from wrapping around embedded objects

I have quite a long Word 2010 document that (for the sake of the purposes of this question) contains 1 Heading Style used repeatedly, 1 Body Text style used repeatedly, & numerous Visio objects. ...
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Document in Word does not have default styles

I opened a document already created and the default styles were not present. I set the styles to "default black and white" but there is still no "Normal" style. There is just a "Normal; chapter sub ...