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    How To Create Technical Documents In Word – Part I

    Creating technical documents may require more formatting than the documents most folks work on. Microsoft Word though, provides the tools necessary to make creating technical documents very easy. Below, I will cover some of the elements common to technical documents and the features you can use to create them. Line Numbering By default, Word numbers […]

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    How To Change The Start Screen In Word 2016

    Sure Office 2016 has been around for a bit now, but trust me, there are still lots and lots of users who are still slogging through the settings that just are not to their liking. Those users will never be comfortable with the applications the way they are straight out of the box. The good […]

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    How To Set Line Spacing In Word 2016

    The latest iteration of Word is geared more toward folks using the Web. The default line spacing has been changed to 1.15 — a more casual look that works well if you are creating content for the Web. If you are not, however, and most are not, you can change this setting. Line Spacing Most […]

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    How To Hyphenate Selections In Word Document

    Hyphenation is the process of adding hyphens to words at the beginning of lines so the hyphenated part will fit at the end of the previous line. Hyphens are inserted between syllables in a word. How To Hyphenate Selections Word offers you two types of hyphenation: automatic and manual. If you select the first, you […]

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    How To Transfer Fonts In Word

    Fonts are a necessary part of any computer system, but especially systems that use word processing programs (i.e., Microsoft Word). Very often, different systems have different fonts. There could be times when one may consider transferring fonts from one system to another. You should know that fonts are stored in files on your computer system. […]

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    How To Continue Numbering In Word Documents

    Numbering In Word There is a handy Word feature that will allow you to easily pick up numbering where you previously left off. This is great for numbered lists that are interspersed with paragraphs that are formatted differently. Follow the steps below to learn how: Key in the first part of your numbered list and […]

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    How To Prevent Straggling Headings In Word

    Straggling Headings Sometimes, there are paragraphs that naturally belong with another paragraph. For instance, section headings belong with the paragraphs that follow them, a signature line belongs with the explanation line that may be after it, and a figure belongs with the caption that may follow it. Fortunately, Word makes it very easy to keep […]