RE: HELP! A monumental pickle

Subject: RE: HELP! A monumental pickle
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2006 10:15:27 -0500

Rule #1 for large, crashing Word files is: Maggie the document first,
and then we'll talk. To "Maggie" is to copy everything except the final
paragraph mark and paste into a new doc, and save it with a new name. If
there are section breaks, you need to copy-and-paste one section at a
time, so you eliminate each section's final paragraph mark.

Your problem might not be the styles, which you can see. You *can't* see
what's hidden in those final paragraph marks, but what's hidden there
can cause your document to crash on any PC, no matter how much memory
it's got.

-- Dan Goldstein

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kirk Turner
> Sent: Friday, January 06, 2006 9:43 AM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: HELP! A monumental pickle
> I have a serious problem that I hope sounds familiar to someone out
> there...

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