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

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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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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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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 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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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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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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default paragraph font vs. underlying properties

I am creating new character styles and I do not grasp what the difference is between based on either default paragraph font or underlying properties. I'd appreciate any suggestion.
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How to start Microsoft Word as a simple plain text editor

As you may know, MS-Word have a predefined styles form Headings, Paragraphs, Capital letters and more you may don't want to use at all, Stored into it's default template. and whenever you start your ...
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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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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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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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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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Auto-formatting Existing Word 2013 Docs with Headings based on characters

I have 150 Word 2013 Docs that are laid out in the same, uniform way. (note: the # of articles in each document varies). Each document has a summary and some articles. Question: Is there a way to ...
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word - how to not add styles to quick styles gallery when pasting text (without using the “paste text only” option)

I am using Word 2013 and I have the following problem. When I paste text from an old document A with old styles in a nice clean document with custom styles in the quick styles gallery, I end up with ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to make Mattermost unread channels more visible?

Migrating from Slack, I find that unread channels are not visible enough in Mattermost. In the screenshot below "oc" is unread, the other ones are read: QUESTION: What is the recommended (or the ...
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MS (Mac) Word - import styles with custom (hanging) indents to new template with Organizer

This question is a follow up to similar questions e.g. superuser.com/questions/965463/ms-word-edit-space-after-numbers-in-titles-list/965477 I've set up my numbered headings in one template document ...
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Word 2013 Quick Styles *change* when applied to existing document

I'm working in Word 2013 (Office 365) and trying to create a set of template files that I can eventually share with my team. I've created a clean .dotx file with the quickstyles, as well as color and ...
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Change div width in style automatically by using angular in IE11

I am making a progress bar using angular directive and css <div counter class="rightProgress" value="top1" to="counter.top1_target"> <div class="progressPink" style="width:{{ top1 ...
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How to prevent custom TOC styles from automatically updating

At times I want to rename heading styles to reflect document structure and TOC styles to remind me of mappings. Examples - Heading 1, Part - Heading 2, Chapter and Appendix - Heading 3, Section - ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can I Use a Shape In a Heading Style

I have inherited a document that has line shapes to the left of certain headings. In order to add new headings I have to copy and paste a previous one to get the line next to the heading correct. Is ...