FW: Solution to bullet corruption in Word

Subject: FW: Solution to bullet corruption in Word
From: "Beth Kane" <kanerb -at- concentric -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2001 08:50:12 -0700

Thank you, Marie!

Sorry to bug everyone, I had forgotten that bullets are considered part of
the numbering scheme. Duh...

Another thing that helped, in my case, was saving the file as rtf, then
opening and resaving it as a doc file. That cleared up the part of the
corruption that affected the standard bullet toolbar button. I found that
advice on the MS Web site.

P.S. Marie gave permission to post this to the list.

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Marie C. Paretti [mailto:mparetti -at- vt -dot- edu]
>Sent: Monday, April 16, 2001 8:22 AM
>To: Beth Kane
>Subject: Re: Bullet corruption in Word
>To set the font for the bullet style:
>1. Choose Format > Style.
>2. Choose your bullet paragraph.
>3. Choose Modify > Format > Numbering
>4. Choose one of the bullet styles (whichever is appropriate).
>5. Select Customize. From this dialog box, you can select the bullet
>symbol, the font, the indentation of the first line, the indentation of all
>remaining lines, etc.
>One thing that I always do as well is go into the Paragraph dialog
>(Modify > Format > Paragraph) and make sure the indents I set there match
>the ones I set on the bullet dialog. Word should translate them, but it


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