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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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Indicate wrapping of long code lines in Word 2007

I'm using Word 2007 and inserting code into a document. I have a style with a fixed-width font and light grey background and all, and I use Notepad++ for syntax highlighting. My problem is with ...
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Remove/change style of evince's red borders around links

Are you aware of a possibility to change the border size/color of the bold red border, evince paints around links (for example in PDF files, that have clickable links in the table of contents). Or is ...
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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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Creating “margin icons” in MS Word, ideally as part of a style

One might have seen, in many textbooks, certain paragraphs are highlighted with an "Important" icon next to them, or a "Warning!". I would like to achieve a similar thing for a document I am writing. ...
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Styling a word for all documents in Notepad++

I'm using a program that generates some files with no extension and I'm opening them to see whether it is related to me or not looking at some words in the file. What I need is some plug-in or ...
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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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Add chapter title as header only for current document section

I am using MS Word 2010 and I am trying to create section headers using styles as described here how to create chapter titles in document headers. However, my first chapter starts on page 10 of the ...
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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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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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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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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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Custom table styles not applied to table in Word 2013

I have been having this problem for many years, but always knew a way around this (mainly by manually going through all the tables and changing styles) but I now I am sick of it and I want to know ...
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Showing active style box on MS Word 2010

On MS Word 2003, next to the Font and Font size boxes was one showing the active style. Can I get that on Word 2010? Scrolling through the Styles pane rron the ribbon is wasting a huge amount of time, ...
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Style not sticking in LibreOffice Writer

I'm using Writer to modify a .docx file. The file was originally a "template" made by my professor with pre-configured styles for different parts of the document (spacing and indentations, etc.). ...
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How to beautify comments in Notepad++?

I'm looking for a way (a plugin, or a macro) to style my comments for readability. For example, I want function names at the closing parantheses like : function f() { bla=bla; longcode=longcode; ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to swap two styles in Microsoft Word or modify the document map?

I've been writing a document in Microsoft Word and have been using the default Title style as my main heading for each section and Heading 1 for my sub-sections. However Word uses Heading 1 as the ...
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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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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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microsoft word: creating subdocument 'Normal' style issues

I am creating subdocuments from a large master document. I'm using the feature to break up our specification and make it easier for my team to collaborate. It's on the order of 500 subdocuments. ...
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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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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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How to change style set for multiple Word files quickly?

Using the style set we can quickly set style(s) for ONE .docx Ms Word file. I have tens of such files need to be set to new style. How can I do that quickly without having to open each file manually? ...
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Working with pens in Microsoft word 2013

So I have a wacom tablet and pen connected to my machine, and I have microsoft office 2013 open as well. When I go to use the pen utility, I find it is still disabled. How do I enable this please?
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Word Styles out of sync

Our company upgraded to Microsoft Word 2013. When opening a document created in a prior version of Word, the Navigation Pane still shows the correct hierarchy for headings (Heading 1, Heading 2, ...
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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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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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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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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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Add custom reference style Microsoft Office 2010 Home & Student

I'm following this site to install a custom reference style on Office 2010. The problem is my version does not have the folder \Bibliography\Style where the site says it should be. Where do this ...
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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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Copy one MS Word style from machine to machine?

I have a complex style named code in my Word 2007 normal.dotm document on one machine (setting 'New documents based on this template'). I want to transfer it to another machine (also Word 2007), also ...
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Microsoft Word 2010

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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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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Default style in Word 2007

I defined an inline style named "Command - Files" meant to be used for, well, command-line commands and file paths (mostly setting a monospaced font, the goal being to assign a keyboard shortcut to ...
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Change tp paragraph style using chracter attributes in LibreOffice

I received a documnet here everything is in "default style". However, headers differ in font size and attributes, such as bold and italic. F&R allows me to find the respective headers by their ...
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sharing of styles shortcuts in a protected document in word 2010

I have made a document which is restricted for editing except some places which allow user to edit. This document is uploaded to a server from where one can download the file and edit what he wants in ...
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How to distribute one (1) Word 2010 template file with [macros, custom ribbon tab, quick style set]

I am developing a macro enabled Word 2010 template: MyTemplate.dotm. At the moment MyTemplate.dotm is mainly containing a ribbon with callbacks to VBA-logic, "native" in MyTemplate.dotm: ...
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How can I edit a pdf's css stylesheet?

I need a tool that will let me apply and edit a stylesheet to an existing pdf. The pdf is created on the fly from another program that accepts CSS at generation time. However without having anyway to ...
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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 ...