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I am thinking that the "default" font for Normal style is Verdana. If you go
and look at styles and look at the default font, I bet that''s it. You are
using styles to format your text, right? If you are not using styles, but
instead are "hand formatting" the text, that would be the problem.
Also, if you are printing the document and verdana is showing up, either as
a PDF or a print file, as someone else said, you might be getting a "font
substitution" instead of the font you chose.
IHTH! Good luck!
On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 12:15 PM, Monique Semp
<monique -dot- semp -at- earthlink -dot- net>wrote:
> Perhaps you're getting font substitutions for some other font altogether?
> To check, the command sequence (in XP Classic view, it might be different
> for the regular XP view) is Tools > Options > Compatibility Tab > Font
> And if it's a default para font that's based on Normal, it may be that the
> Normal style in the Normal.dot is Verdana.
> > I'm using Word 2002 and Win XP (SP3).
> > It keeps cropping up no matter what I do. I've physically deleted it from
> > system, I can't find any style definitions that call for it. But any time
> > use something that requires the "default paragraph font" it defaults to
> > Verdana.
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