Re: Word - Points to lines per inch?

Subject: Re: Word - Points to lines per inch?
From: Jill Shindelman <jill_shindelman -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Date: Mon, 14 Feb 2000 06:10:43 -0800 (PST)

--- Peter Kleczka <pkleczka -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:> Hello>
> I must set paragraphs in my Word document to print
> at 8 lines per inch. All I see in Word is a way to
> set points (not lines). Can someone tell me how to
> set this, or how to calculate lpi from points?> >
> __________________________________________________
A point is 1/72 of an inch. So for 8 lines per inch,
you will need a 9-point font. The point size includes
"white space" above and below each character, so the
arithmetic works out fine.
Jill Shindelman
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