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Remove paragraph spacing before very large text

Using Word, I'm creating very large labels with text that is set to a font size of 300. I have the paragraph spacing before and after set to zero, but Word insists that there be approximately two ...
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Is there a way to show visible indications of line spacing in Word?

The "Show/Hide ¶" button can be used to show various formatting marks. I frequently need to add, remove, or change the spacing between lines. However, there is no equivalent view for line ...
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What do the Word commands/keyboard shortcuts "LineSpacing" and "LineSpacingGallery" do?

I was looking for a way to assign shortcuts to things like the Line Spacing Options dialog (or Paragraph dialog), Add Space Before Paragraph, and Remove Space After Paragraph. As far as I can tell, ...
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Line spacing before and after bullet list (Word 365; Windows 10)

When I write a bulleted list in Word 365, I would like to dispense with the line space between the text line preceding the list and the first bullet point, and the line space coming between the last ...
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Make Style "Spacing" dependent on the following Style (in MS Word)

Is there a way to make a Style1 dependent on the following Style2? I have a document with text (Style1, with 12pt spacing after) and some quotes (Style2). If there's text in Style1 and then after it ...
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Dim horizontal lines in PC LED monitor when any external active device is added and activated

e.g. 2nd led monitors or external active speakers do that. It's not disturbing but I'm worried that it may cause damage to any of the devices. Double-checked all internal and external wiring and all ...
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MS Word cuts off the top and bottom of inline equations if line spacing is too narrow. Can this be overridden?

In Microsoft Word 2013, and I suspect more recent versions of Word as well, the tops and bottoms of equations are "cut off" or otherwise not displayed if the paragraph line spacing is ...
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Bug in Microsoft Word 2019 Affecting the Spacing Before a Heading 1 Style at the top of a page

I'm working in MS Word 2019 with Styles. When I modify the Heading 1 style, I set the spacing before at 18 pt. and I also select a page break before. This results in a Heading 1 always being at the ...
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How do I prevent certain characters from messing up spacing in terminal emacs, nano, etc in WSL2?

Consider the file Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Proin non velit sem. Fusce rhoncus eros eget mi blandit, in ultricies mi sollicitudin. Nam nec justo sollicitudin, varius ...
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Remove extra paragraph breaks in word

I checked other questions but that were different and many were not answered. I have a book in pdf which is very large and export to word using Abobe Reader Pro DC, each line in the pdf is copied as a ...
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How to have 3 horizontal lines with even spacing?

If you type --- in Word and hit Enter, it will be converted to a horizontal line. However, if you do it 3 times, then the spacing between them isn't even. Is there a way to make it even? One goaround ...
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Huge space above footnotes in Word

I can't remove the space above footnotes in Word 2008 without messing up the rest of the spacing in the document. Here is what it looks like: The space above the footnotes seems to vary. The solution ...
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How to get consistent spacing from the body to the footer in Microsoft Word?

I am writing here to see if anyone can help me out with a spacing issue at the bottom of pages in Microsoft Word. It appears that the spacing between the body and the footer changes on different pages....
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Pasted text loses paragraph spacing in Word document

I have Microsoft Office 365 and use the desktop version of Word on my Windows 10 laptop to edit local files. I have a one hundred-and-thirty-page Microsoft Word document with several custom paragraph ...
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MIcrosoft word - space between table and title

I am trying to add a title to the top of a table but do what I may, there is always a substantial space between the table and its title. I changed spacing, changed spacing in paragraph options etc. ...
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Microsoft Word 365 won't shift line of text to next page, keeps in on page of figure

I have a page that I want to be just two figures, and no text. However Word has deemed it necessary to keep this line of text on the same page as the two images no matter what I try to do. The ...
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How can I fix this line spacing in Word when combining Chinese characters with English?

At the moment, I'm having to deal with this when writing my dissertation: Whenever a line contains Chinese characters, the line spacing gets messed up; making them smaller doesn't help and just makes ...
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How can I search and replace line spacing for an entire document?

Replacing line spacing formatting in a paragraph is easy, in either Microsoft Word or Libre Office Writer. But how to do it for an entire document? I have alternating paragraphs that are in English ...
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Why isn't Word adding spaces between differently styled paragraphs?

I have two differently styled paragraphs in Microsoft Word 2010. The first paragraph uses the Subtle Emphasis style, while the second uses List Paragraph. The paragraphs are each separated by 10pt ...
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Modifying the vertical spacing of styles in Microsoft Word

I'm trying to modify the styles of Headings 1 - 3 in Microsoft Word 2010 to fit the style I'm going for with the rest of my document. However, I can't seem to figure out (or find on google) how to ...
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How to reduce line spacing below 1.0 in Microsoft Word 2013

I'm trying to get a document on a single page. There is too much whitespace between the lines. I attempt to reduce it with: [Select all text] -> Format -> Paragraph -> Indents & ...
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MS Office Word - How can I add custom table/cell margins?

I am trying to achieve the affect I have drawn up below (fig.1), I have seen it on many resumes before though haven't a clue how to achieve it. Being a web dev, I have tried finding options to add ...
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Remove space between line and table in Word

I need to remove the mysterious space marked in this screenshot: I searched before and found some answers in this previous thread: How to remove extra space between line of text and table but ...
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Decreasing table row height in Word 2011 (possibly specific issue with end of row formatting)

I am working with a Microsoft Word 2011 (for Mac) document with some tables that have small row heights (what I want), and some tables with larger row heights (that I want to change). The "incorrect" ...
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How do I fix line spacing in Notepad++?

I used CCleaner on my pc and restarted. After I restarted I opened Notepad++ and was told that config.xml was gone. Afterwards, my previous opened .txt document was opened but the font and spacing ...
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Notepad++ and Dreamweaver - Tab Conversions

I work on a team of developers. Some like to use Dreamweaver but I really do prefer Notepad++. The problem comes whenever we need to edit one anothers files and the tabs don't match up / align (...
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Word 2013 not changing footer size

I'm trying to make the space at the bottom of the page smaller so I can fit more text into it. I tried setting the footer and header to really small numbers but it doesn't seem to make a difference. ...
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Word 2010 how to make absolutely no space between lines? (example pictures included)

I cannot find any answers on google on how to do this. I want literally no space between lines. But to Microsoft Word 2010, no space means this: But I want literally no space. Like this: I think the ...
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PhpStorm/WebStorm: Is there way to adjust the font letter spacing?

I am using a non-default font in Webstorm. I quite like it except that the letters are a bit too spaced, horizontally. Now, I now that there is a setting to adjust the vertical spacing between lines. ...
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Removing additional spacing in Outlook 2007

I have seen this question asked and answered dozens of times, however I have never found a solution. I am using Outlook 2007 and when I send an HTML message and CC myself, when I view the copy of the ...
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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 is the last line of text separated in MS Visio shapes

In the image below, you can see two rectangles with some text inside. If you take a closer look you will notice a difference in spacing between lines. The spacing between the first and the second ...
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How many pt's is 1,5 line spacing in Microsoft Word 2007?

Sometimes I need to manually enter pt's and I want it look the same as 1,5 line spacing. How many pt's is it?
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Line spacing between selected rows in OpenOffice Writer

Line spacing seems to be a paragraph specific setting in OpenOffice Writer. When I try to choose 2 lines and I change the line spacing, all the paragraph gets changed. How can I get the line spacing ...
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Word 2010: Increase line-spacing while maintaining middle alignment vertically?

I'm trying to increase my line-spacing of a paragraph while keeping a visually attractive 'padding' that is equal at the top and bottom of the line. Increasing line-height currently 'pads' the bottom ...
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Cannot update the spacing before/after a numbered paragraph in Word 2010

I cannot change the spaces in front/behind of paragraphs when they are numbered. Please see my screenshot for details. Is this a bug? Or I am doing something improperly?
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How to add space inside a cell in Excel?

How would I add space inside a cell in Excel? I'm using MS 2007 as shown here:
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Do not apply spacing between paragraphs to lists

I have a Word document with a custom style for "normal" text. I recently wanted to change the spacing between paragraphs to make them appear more "separated". I have done that by changing the "before"...
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How to normalize a Word document?

I was too cheap to hire someone to retype a really, really long scanned document full of legalese. So I OCRed it using OmniPage. But the OCR output was kind of disappointing. I got a word doc that ...
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Increase space between text lines in Photoshop

How do I increase the spacing between two lines (or leading) in a paragraph in Photoshop?
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