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  1. #1
    Bronze Lounger
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    Left to Right typing and Bullets (Word 2003)

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    In Left to Right typing, say such as Arabic, when I apply a bullet style, the bullets go on the left and not the right, how can I change that?

    In Latin typing the text starts on the left, but in Arabic it starts on the right and goes left and then down.

    Thanks for any suggestions.

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    Re: Left to Right typing and Bullets (Word 2003)

    Don't you mean right-to-left typing? Left-to-right is used in western languages.

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    Plutonium Lounger
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    Re: Left to Right typing and Bullets (Word 2003)

    When I have used right-to-left languages, the bullets have been on the right side, just as you would expect.
    Can you check that your entire Paragraph is formatted r-t-l as it is possible to have a mixed paragraph and this could account for what you are seeing.


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