RE: Word "Find and Replace"

Subject: RE: Word "Find and Replace"
From: "Susan W. Gallagher" <sgallagher5 -at- cox -dot- net>
To: "Kirk Turner" <royj -at- alltel -dot- net>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2005 10:24:55 -0800

Depends, too, on what you're trying to replace. Sometimes, for example, an
en dash or an em dash is a different character when you insert it from the
keyboard and when you insert it from the symbols db. Try copying the string
that you want to find and pasting it into the db. Sometimes that works.

HTH!
-Sue Gallagher

> -----Original Message-----
> Does anyone know why Word's "Find and Replace" function does not work at
> times? For some reason, it isn't working for me today, and it is costing
> me precious time. This has happened previously as well. It worked
> yesterday--why not today?
>
> Just wondering.
>
>
>

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References:
Word "Find and Replace": From: Kirk Turner

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