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Q: MS Word ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: MS Word
Category: Computers > Software
Asked by: roofawdry-ga
List Price: $10.00
Posted: 29 Nov 2005 07:58 PST
Expires: 29 Dec 2005 07:58 PST
Question ID: 598983
In mamy of my documents, when I try to underline a single word of
phrase,the whole text gets underlined until I select the step back
icon whereupon the rest of the document looses it's underlining but
the underlining I want remains.  Why does this happen and how can I
stop it?

Request for Question Clarification by lotd-ga on 29 Nov 2005 08:22 PST
Hi roofawdry,

I have encountered this problem myself in the past when using document
templates created by other people.

The following link explains the issue and how to resolve the problem:

Please let me know if this solves your problem and I will post it as
an official answer.


Clarification of Question by roofawdry-ga on 01 Dec 2005 07:19 PST
Problem solved (after more than a year of no-one being able to explain
it)  Thank goodness I seldom find myself using MS Word but am lucky
enough to be able to do all my massive amout of wordsprocessing using
a brand new Intel ARM chip RISCOS computer networked with Virtual
Acorn running on my Wintel laptop and desktop computer. - One of the
best kept secrets in the world. (For the results see the first 1% of
my webpage on

Thanks so much for your prompt help.

Rupert Fawdry
Subject: Re: MS Word
Answered By: lotd-ga on 01 Dec 2005 07:49 PST
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hi roofawdry,

I am glad I was able to assist you with the problem.

Thanks for using Google Answers.

roofawdry-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars
Thanks.  A silly little problem which has been irritating for nearly
two years solved within minutes of reading about "Google Answers" in
"Which. Computing" (Consumers Association UK)

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