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Headingstyles and table of figures formatting

I use heading styles for my figure and table headings, and my heading styles are formatted to be bolded. How do I format my table of figures and table of tables to not be bolded but keep the headings ...
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how to make table cell height smaller than text height in word

I have a table in word where I need to have cell's height smaller than the actual font permits it. I tried settting vertical cell padding to negative amounts but word doesn't let me. Can anyone help? ...
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How can I add a shape into a table so it retains the shape properties?

When inserting a shape to a table, the shape isn't really inside the table at all. It just floats independently of the table. If I cut the shape and paste it into the table, then it's actually IN ...
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Optimize row height/column width in Excel = minimize white space

I often create tables in Excel where some cells contain a lot of text while others just contain a single digit or some other short value. With wrap text in cells enabled and then a combination of ...
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Cannot adjust table padding

Tables cannot have the padding adjusted in the cell. When the 'same as the whole table' option is removed, and exact padding is entered, it does not save, or apply the padding to the table. ...
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Style of merged cells when First column option is checked in a Word table

I have a table in Word 2013 which uses a built-in style (“Grid Table 1 Light – Accent 11”) and has Header row and First column options checked. The table has two columns, and one of its rows is merged ...
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Format a number as a number in the header row of an excel table (not as text)

I often use cascading formulas that use the previous row's value to then return a value. When I do this, sometimes the easiest way to set up the formula is just to put a 0 in the header row, and let ...
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How do I make a table stand vertically? MS Word for Mac 2011

I need to make a table stand vertically (otherwise it will not fit on one page). How do I do this? I have text surrounding the table. Vertical: Usually, the contents of a table that is horizontal run ...
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Word table options greyed out

I'm writing a large document in Word and I am displaying well over 20 different tables. Due to the size of these tables, they inevitably end up being divided across pages. I obviously want to keep a ...
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Excel table not formatting new rows appropriately - where does formatting come from?

I have an excel table and all rows are formatted the same. When I add a new row, the formatting does not match the rows above - so every time I add a row I have to select the above row and copy/paste ...
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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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Is it possible to have a table with different background colors which automatically update?

I want to have a table inside a Microsoft Word document. The background color of each row should be either white or gray. So lets say even numbered rows should white and odd numbered should be gray. ...
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How do we copy a custom table style from Word to Outlook?

We're using Word 2007 and Outlook 2007. We've got a corporate table style defined in Word and set as the default. How do we make that table style available in Outlook mail messages? I can't see any ...
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Styled tables in trac's wiki

I have a table in trac's wiki, just a regular html table, and manager asks me to add some styling. What is the best way to accomplish this? I can write a script which inserts style attribute to every ...
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Export of a custom table style in MS Excel

How to export a custom table style in MS Excel 2007/2010? I know how to export a custom chart, but I can't see how to export a custom table style.
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Using MS Word Table Sytles to Change Font Size

I made a custom table style using MS Word 2007. I set the font to be Arial 10pt and to apply to the whole table. The font changed to Arial, but the font size of my table did not change. When I go ...
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How to add cell padding in Excel 2010?

Is there a way to add padding to cells in Excel 2010? The spreadsheet I'm using has cells in one column with varying row heights. I don't want to center the text, I just want it padded slightly ...
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How to change language in MS Word table style

How in this dialog can I get rid of the Font: English (U.S.) that is shown in the summary at the bottom? I'm tired of changing the spell checking language for every table in a non-English document.