‘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
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Spreadsheets Creating drop-down list

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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.