HELP- Word document template

Subject: HELP- Word document template
From: "Subba Rao" <sailorn -at- attglobal -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 19 Dec 2002 16:5:55 -0500


Hi,

I trying to use a Word document template to create a document. When I save the document from the template, it overwrites the template.
This is what I am doing in MS Word97,

1. Design the document template (Add company logo, "To:" and "From:" fields and some blank lines to add the text)
2. Save as document template (tempname.dot)
3. Open tempname.dot
4. Create my document
5. Save document as "Customer1.doc"

Now I have lost the template.

How can I have a template not over written? (I can set it to "ead only" mode) Is there any other way to save a template?
Also, how can I have Word97 start up with opening the template?

Thank you in advance.

Subba Rao
sailorn -at- attglobal -dot- net
2002-12-19




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