RE: "Char Char" styles in Word

Subject: RE: "Char Char" styles in Word
From: DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2005 13:18:18 -0600

Doesn't this do it?

1. On the Tools menu, click AutoCorrect Options, and then click the AutoFormat As You Type tab.
2. Under Automatically as you type, clear the Define styles based on your formatting check box.

[From Word 2003 Help]

-- Dan Goldstein

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Downing, David
> Sent: Monday, June 27, 2005 1:22 PM
> Subject: RE: "Char Char" styles in Word
> What I'd like to know is -- Why doesn't Microsoft provide a setting
> somewhere in the options that'll let you turn this "feature" off?????
> But then, I guess there's no use asking why Microsoft does anything.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sheila Carlisle [mailto:scarlisle -at- axialinfo -dot- com]=20
> > Sent: Sunday, June 26, 2005 2:20 PM
> > Subject: "Char Char" styles in Word
> >
> > Back in February there was a thread discussing an annoyance of Word
> > styles that rabidly spawn other styles suffixed with "Char", so that,
> > for example, "Heading1" might eventually become "Heading1 Char Char
> > Char". The thread didn't come to any conclusion on the cause or how to
> > avoid / deal with the problem.


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