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Times New Roman Nightmare

By woodd47 ·
I change the normal style and default font and start to type in Word XP and I get the New Times Roman font. I have tried everything in Styles and Auto Correct and nothing seems to work. I'm about to go back to 2000.

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MS Word fix

by Info-Safety, LLC In reply to Times New Roman Nightmare

There are at least a few ways to fix your problem. You could go into FORMAT -- FONT and change your font, then click on the DEFAULT button. This will change the default font used in your standard (normal.dot) template.

Other things you could do: download a trial copy of Corel Wordperfect Office from the Corel web site, or buy it from some place like the Amazon marketplace.

Good luck.

Craig Herberg

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3 cheers for WordPerfect

by DC_GUY In reply to MS Word fix

It's worth it just for "Reveal Codes." I assume they still have that. It's just maddening trying to figure out how to fix bullets, numbering, and other formatting with MS Word when it's all frelling invisible.

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Reveal codes

by Info-Safety, LLC In reply to 3 cheers for WordPerfect

Yes, it's on the format menu. Fortunately, Wordperfect come preloaded on my Dell.

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Alternatives.

by Jessie In reply to MS Word fix

There's also Star Office and Open office, both freeware and similar enough to M$Orifice to allow the same functionality for the most part.

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