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How can I permanently change all enumerations for a document

I have a document where I have many lists. For this I need to change all enumerations so that the spce between the symbol and text are as I like it. So far I only managed to change this manually for a ...
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Streamlining formatting in large document that has been modified by several versions of Word

I'm fixing up the formating of a large old Word document that has been modified using several versions of Word. I've converted it to the newest file format .docx. I'm working on formatting issues, ...
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Outlook “Highlighter” colors

I'm trying to change the colors that I can highlight text with in Microsoft Outlook, as they're pretty garish right now. Basically just trying to desaturate the colors or make them look more like ...
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How to tell word to not line break across a region of text?

I have a Microsoft Word for Mac 2011 document that includes some numbers with exponents and I don't want line breaks in the middle of the figures. For example: 100 lb×in-2 Sometimes gets ...
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Display thousand percent in MS-Excel

I have this number: 0.0065 If I format it as percentage, I obtain: 0.65% Is there any way to get it as 'thousand percent' symbol? 6.5 ‰
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Visual Studio make autoformat remove multiple newlines

Question: How do I make Visual Studio 2015 remove all occurrences of multiple newlines when autoformat is run? Is it simply impossible? Background: I use visual studio for work, and we have a ...
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How do I (can I?) keep style from applying to a column break in Word 365?

I have an Office 365 Word document which has mix of single-column and two-column sections. I want to have a title at the top of both columns. This works fine, but the style of the title is also ...
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Fix irregular shape of merged tables in MS Word 2007

I have been looking for the answer to this for quite some time, but to no avail, so I hope someone here will be able to help me. I have recently exported a document from FineReader 12 to word. The ...
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Microsoft Word for Mac adding shadows to merge fields

I recently installed Microsoft Word for Mac (2016), which seems to be a vast improvement over previous Mac editions. However, after creating a graphically complex (lots of shapes and text boxes) ...
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How can I remove formatting from style numbering prefix in MSWord?

There is a lame user in the video cannot remove bold+uppercase from the numbering prefix in his heading style. What is his mistake? How can one do that?
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Microsoft Word 2010 - How can I edit the navigation pane text without changing the font?

I am attempting to write a longer document, and have manually added a table of contents to the document. All the links work correctly, and the text in the actual table of contents reflects the text of ...
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How to auto format code from the command line?

Let's say I have a JavaScript in someRandomFile.js and I want to run a command like: formatMyCode someRandomFile.js Then inside the file it just indent everything in a nice way. I want to do ...
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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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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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Can excell put fields in a template that can then be copied as regular text?

Ive been trying to figure this out but havent found many answers for this function. Essentially what I am trying to do is have Excell put my data fields in a text template so I can copy and paste ...
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How do get good looking justified paragraphs?

Avoid ugly white space in justified formatted content (i.e. lines should be spread to fill the whole width). If I have this paragraph (one paragraph, using Shift+Enter to split it into several short ...
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Excel Cell color based text

Looked through available options, but failed to find the one in a format I would understand steps. Working with Excel. Need to have cell changing color based on specific wordS (not one). For example ...
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Copy multiline formatted text into a single cell in Excel

My question is similar to Copying a multiline text into a single cell in Excel, except that the text I want to copy contains rich text formatting - bold text, colored text, bullet items, etc... If I ...
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MS Word 2013 Mail Merge: I can't seem to make it retain formatting

I am doing a merge in MS Word 2013, I have a part of the document that says: Dr. «Contacts_Last_Name» When I Toggle Field Codes, it says: Dr. {MERGEFIELD Contacts_Last_Name} I have tried to format ...
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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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Two text with same style, but one has numbering in MS Word 2013

I have two text with same Style (Heading 1) as seen in this picture with names text1 and text2: I'm wondering how one of them has numbering while the other does't?! Note that removing numbering ...
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Replace specifc text color with other color in multiple slides of same Powerpoint Presentation

I am having a presentation in which i have more than 200 slides. Evevry slide contains multiple lines. In each line of each slide, there is some part of text that is highlighted to blue color. I wan ...
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AWK formatting Disk Utility command formatting incorrectly

I am trying to learn awk at the moment and so I am trying it on the disk utility command. Here is the output when I run Disk Utility list disk0 /dev/disk0 (internal, physical): #: ...
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How to obtain a Level 1 format that is not listed on the summary

Is there a way I can use a MS Word format that is Level 1, so I can see it in the Navigation Pane, but it is not listed in the Summary?
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In Word, how does one write around a full-page table?

When a table appears in an academic journal, the writing usually just continues around it as if it weren't there. Here's an example [ note how the text continues a sentence from the previous page. ...
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Why MS Word changes character spacing in a document?

Apparently, MS Word changes character spacing for individual words at its will. I would like to ask: Why does this happen? Is there any benefits in this? In my opinion, it has no benefits. It even ...
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Create multiple paragraphs without manually adding the paragraph tags in Notepad++?

I have 18 pdfs in multiple languages with about 15 pages in each that need to be converted to html pages. The formatting isn't retained using save as so I'm copying the content to Notepad++. Is it ...
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How can I format as code in Evernote?

Is there an easy way to format my code snippets with line numbers on it? I've tried searching for it and they say that if I copy the codes in a richtext format then I can also paste it in evernote in ...
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Libreoffice - how to disable curly quotes? [duplicate]

I don't get it why my libreoffice puts curly quotes instead of straight ones. I'm using default English language, but still it writes curly quotes in a cell. But if write quote in for example find ...
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How do I apply the same formatting to many different word documents?

I use Word for Mac 2011. I review documents from many different users. One of the things I do is standardize their formatting. For each document, before I start to read the document, I do the ...
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Excel positives values to red

i need custom text format to highlight positive values to red. I see that there is custom format for negative values in red, but i cant figure out what should i do to highlight positive values to red. ...
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Excel 365 Find and Replace modifies column formatting

I have a column in spreadsheet set to 'text' format that looks like this: xxxxxx057483245 I am attemtping to replace the x's with another series of numbers. 42424242 for example. I go to find and ...
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Android Studio Formatting

I have been working on building the reformatting rules for Android Studio but I am having trouble with this sort of weird format that I like for switch statements. I like it looks like this: switch ...
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Find and high light all numbers in a certain range: MS Word 2013

Using Microsoft Word 2013, how do I highlight all numbers in a certain range. I already found out how to find and highlight all of a certain number, but this would be a big help. Example: I want to ...
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Missing the “L” shaped formatting icons in Microsoft Word

I am missing the "L" formatting (or maybe layout) things in Microsoft Word and don't know how to get them back. Below screenshot I found shows the missing parts in red circles: How can I ...
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Impress won't save bullets or spacing

I make a nice neat Libre'Office Impress document. I put paragraphs on the page, with a quarter inch spacing after them. While I am working with the document, all is well. I then save the document ...
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Can I customize intellij's formatter to put conditional operators on the start of a new line?

Currently, IntelliJ (specifically Android Studio) chops down long conditionals like this: if (valueWithALongNameA || valueWithALongNameB && valueWithALongNameC) { } // becomes if ...
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Removing Line Breaks From CSV for Proper Excel Import

So I've created a batch script that outputs some text to a CSV. When I open the CSV in Notepad, it looks like this, which is how I want it. 173030,8,2793,2821244 173032,1,2793,2820692 ...
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Excel - Copy cells without formatting / style data

I'm trying to copy a range of cells from an Excel 2010 spreadsheet and paste them into a table in AutoCAD LT 2016. My problem is Excel applies formatting information to each of the cells. AutoCAD uses ...
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Opposite font formatting

I remember seeing somewhere an option to set the cursive, also called italics, formatting in such a way that, when applying it to the selected text, the value of every single character changes to its ...
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How to get par formatter to not mangle paragraphs with non-space character prefixes, suffixes?

I can't get the par formatter to do what I want, specifically with automated prefixes and suffixes. Details: My .vimrc excerpt: set formatprg=par\ -w72reqh map t gqip This example input-to-par ...
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Send formatted text in Skype for Linux

Is it possible to use formatting (italics, bold, preformatted) in Skype for Linux as it is on Windows? How? I'm running Skype 4.3.0.37 on Ubuntu 15.04.
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How do you create open comb fields for a fillable PDF form?

Having trouble trying to figure out how to add an "open comb field" instead of a regular comb field in my PDF form document. I've tried using Adobe Indesign and Microsoft Word to accomplish this but I ...
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Word 2013 - How do you delete a list of numbers at the side?

I have a Word 2013 document on my PC. I have opened a 36 page document (huge, word count more than 3300). I don't know why but there is a list of numbers on the left for each line. They are not ...
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How to make install Chrome extension for Firefox

I read with great relief that I can add strikethrough formatting to Gmail with the add-on described here—the description says it works with Chrome and Firefox. But the link in that post takes me to ...
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Is there a NetBeans formatter for eclipse?

My team uses NetBeans and has coalesced around NetBean's default formatting. Is there way to import NetBeans formatting rules for Java into Eclipse? There are a lot of Eclipse format plugins for ...
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How to break long lines in vim?

I have a quite big text file formed of blocks like Short line. Really long line. Short line. separated by empty lines, and I would like to use vim (on Linux) to break down the long lines and obtain ...
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How do you format an Excel date to represent >31 days with hours, minutes and seconds

Let's say A1 contains a value which is the number of days in duration. Example: 57.121875 That number represents the number of days. I would like to use an excel format which ultimately makes it ...
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How to include HTML file in .docx file with sane styles?

I want to include the contents of an HTML file in a .docx file using Word 2010. The HTML file will contain generated content (so it doesn't necessarily have to be a HTML file, but generating RTF or ...
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Merge Multiple file using CMD

I have got plenty of *.cpp files in my directory. I have successfully merged file using the below command which i got from one of the sites online. for %f in (*.cpp) do type "%f" >> Merged.doc ...