Blank spaces in Word are no longer blank
Thread poster: linadia
linadia
French to Arabic
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Aug 12, 2004

Hello,

All my Word documents have changed. Blank spaces have symbols. One is a "cursor" symbol to indicate start of a new line, the other is a "point" symbol between all adjacent words.

Both symbols appear automatically.

How can I get rid of them?

Thanks
nadia


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Natalie  Identity Verified
Poland
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English to Russian
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- Aug 12, 2004

Tools > Options > View > Formatting

You have most probably "Show all" checked - uncheck it (or choose whatever you want to be visible).

You must have changed the viewing options by occassionally clicking on an icon which looks like a paragraph mark (resembles the Greek letter "pi")



[Edited at 2004-08-12 23:23]


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linadia
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It works, uncheck all formatting marks Aug 12, 2004

Natalie wrote:

Tools > Options > View > Formatting

You have most probably "Show all" checked - uncheck it (or choose whatever you want to be visible).

You must have changed the viewing options by occassionally clicking on an icon which looks like a paragraph mark (resembles the Greek letter "pi")



[Edited at 2004-08-12 23:23]


Hi Natalie,

Yes I clicked on tha icon several times, you're right.

It worked
tools > Options > View > uncheck all formatting marks

I tried that before, as I knew it must have been a problem of view, but it didn't work.

Thank you so much

Best regards
nadia


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