Track changes balloon appears connected to following paragraph
Thread poster: Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales
Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales  Identity Verified
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May 12, 2007

I'm using MS Word 2003 track changes feature for a proofing job on a document with columns. When I make a change, the balloon appears connected to the following paragraph.

I've never had this problem before, I can't find any reference to it anywhere, and I haven't the slightest idea what to do to fix it.

Any ideas on how to solve this would be gratefully accepted.

[Edited at 2007-05-12 11:11]


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Vito Smolej
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strange ... May 12, 2007

could it be, that you close the cnage with enter (causing a paragraph break, causing the baloon etc,,,)?

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Track changes balloon appears connected to following paragraph May 12, 2007

Vito Smolej wrote:

could it be, that you close the cnage with enter (causing a paragraph break, causing the baloon etc,,,)?


Thank you, Vito, for your suggestion.

I thought of that possibility, but I didn't make a paragraph break. As soon as I delete one letter, the balloon appears connected to the following paragraph. I have about 15 Word files with columns and they all act the same way. On the other hand, when I do the same thing in a non-table Word file, I don't have any problem at all.

I am at a complete loss.


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