Inserting Bullets in Arabic Microsoft Excel
Thread poster: Atef Zaki

Atef Zaki  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:49
Arabic to English
+ ...
Aug 10, 2009

Hi everyone,

I have a question:

"how do I insert a bullet on the right side of Arabic text in Excel". The reason behind this question is, every time I try to insert a bullet in Excel, the bullet goes to the left side of the text, rather than on the right side. This happens even in a computer where I have Arabic windows and Arabic Excel.

Any help will be apprecited.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

shfranke
United States
Local time: 06:49
English to Arabic
+ ...
Bullets - their positions inside MS Excel Aug 10, 2009

Greetings... ahalan wa sahalan...

I ref to your query posted in < proz.com > .


It might be easier to forget the idea of trying to add bullets inside the cells of MS Excel.

I think the internal encoding and architecture of that particular application does not support the RTL positioning [i.e., margin-switch option] we can normally find and select inside other applications of MS Office 2000/2003/2007 (I use the latter edition)

Hope this helps. Khair, in shaa' Allah.

Regards,

Stephen H. Franke
San Pedro, California (LA Harbor Area)


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Inserting Bullets in Arabic Microsoft Excel

Advanced search






SDL Trados Studio 2017 only €495 / $595
Get the cheapest prices for SDL Trados Studio 2017 on ProZ.com

Join this translator’s group buy brought to you by ProZ.com and buy SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance for only €495 / $595 / £425 / ¥70,000 You will also receive FREE access to Studio 2019 when released.

More info »
Anycount & Translation Office 3000
Translation Office 3000

Translation Office 3000 is an advanced accounting tool for freelance translators and small agencies. TO3000 easily and seamlessly integrates with the business life of professional freelance translators.

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search