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Odette Grille  Identity Verified
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Mar 14, 2009

How can I check that unbreakable spaces are where they should be ? What marks them ? And where do I have to click to make them appear ?
In wordfast pro, that is ...
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Ode


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Attila Piróth  Identity Verified
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Click on the paragraph sign Mar 14, 2009

Hi Odette,

In Word's "Standard" toolbar click on the paragrapg sign (next to the display size value, given as a percentage) to display hidden characters (spaces, nonbreaking spaces, line breaks, etc.)
The non-breaking space is then shown as °. To insert a nbsp, ctrl+shift+space is the shortcut.

Attila


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Vito Smolej
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Hint: a simple forum search would be even better than asking Mar 14, 2009

How can I check that unbreakable spaces are where they should be

Salut, Odette:
here's the first hit (on "blank space")
http://www.proz.com/forum/translator_resources/129961-blank_space_with_hidden_character_that_disables_end_of_line_in_word.html

and there's more and more (and more) of the same. In other words: a search would help you right there and provide much more immediately.

Hi Attila:
this subject is a perfect example of what we've been asking for for some time: sticky subjects.


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Odette Grille  Identity Verified
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Still wondering Mar 14, 2009

Vito Smolej wrote:

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Hi Attila:
this subject is a perfect example of what we've been asking for for some time: sticky subjects.


Hi Attila and Vito,

I mean when I proofread in wordfast pro (not on the word preview).

Thank you
Ode


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