‘Local’ important concept in formatting

Kathleen Atkins

When Lounge member moon1130 tried to apply a theme to his Word 2010 document, nothing happened.

He asked forhelp in the Word Processing forum — and soon enlarged his understanding of local font and paragraph formatting. In page design, as in other territorial matters, local rules tend to trump global choices.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

Office Applications    
General Productivity No free space
Word Processing Themes not working in Word 2010
Spreadsheets Creating drop-down list
Databases Relating two tables in MS Access
Visual Basic for Apps Copying content to new Word document
Microsoft Outlook Error importing .csv contacts into Outlook ‘People’
Non-Outlook E-mail Need help with Thunderbird accounts issue
General Windows Can’t remove malicious Registry code
Windows 8 Copying a folder from C: drive to external hard drive
Windows 7 Consumer Cellular website won’t load
Windows Vista Deleting user account
Windows XP How to disable USB 1.1 ports?
Internet Explorer IE 11: Too frequent “Page cannot be displayed” message
Third-Party Browsers How to auto-clear Chrome cache on exit?
Networking NETGEAR WNDR3700v4 N600 router issue
Software Development
Windows Programming Print external PDF without opening it, via string entered in textbox
Other Technologies
Security & Scams McAfee blocking Macrium download
Maintenance Macrium Reflect: A short, sad story
Hardware New hard drive doesn’t fit
Graphics/Multimedia AVI creation
Other Applications Restoring image to VirtualBox

starred posts: particularly useful

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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.