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Selection of several tables in MS Word
Thread poster: Emilio Schulder

Emilio Schulder  Identity Verified
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Apr 8, 2010

I would appreciate help with the following: a customer of mine uses one table per page in Word documents. If I "Select all" or crtl+A, I end up selecting one table. How do I select the entire document (in order to do a "replace all, for example).

Many thanks in advance.

[Edited at 2010-04-08 19:55 GMT]

[Edited at 2010-04-08 19:56 GMT]


 

RieM  Identity Verified
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If there aren't many tables, you can do this. Apr 8, 2010

This page explains how to select multiple tables using the Ctrl key + four headed arrow icon method. I know it also works with previous versions of Word.

http://www.ms-news.net/f4078/selecting-multiple-tables-10090433.html

If you have a 100 page documents, it's better to write a macro to loop through the document, though.

Good luck
Rie


 

Emilio Schulder  Identity Verified
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Does not work for me Apr 9, 2010

Thanks, Rie. I tried it, but it does not work, at least in MS 2003. Regards.

 


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