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Forum: Page Layout June 3rd, 2010, 10:38 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 1
Views: 403
Posted By Johann Swart
"Italicized" Regular Font

rardwa Lenovo Thinkpad T500
OS: WinXP Pro SP3
Office 2002 SP3

In Word, when using the Arial Black Regular font in normal text, everything
appears on screen as expected. When using Arial Black...
Forum: General Discussion April 5th, 2010, 07:17 AM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 7
Views: 98
Posted By Johann Swart
PC Freezing when using Outlook

DL, thank you very much for your input.
My PC is an old Y2K vintage Fujitsu Siemens.
It is slow (664 MHz processor); it has small hard drives (10 & 40); I cannot
fit more than 1/2 GB RAM, I cannot...
Forum: General Discussion April 3rd, 2010, 07:16 PM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 7
Views: 98
Posted By Johann Swart
PC Freezing when using Outlook

If you'll bear with me, I'll describe what I see there. (I have no clue as to
what this means.)
Under Application Log, there are Errors, Warnings, and Information (4720
events).
The source of the...
Forum: General Discussion April 3rd, 2010, 11:01 AM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 7
Views: 98
Posted By Johann Swart
PC Freezing when using Outlook

The outlook.pst currently stands at around 170 MB. I have heard that the
recommendation is not to let it grow beyond 2GB. I follow a strict monthly
back-up regime as I have lost data in the past...
Forum: General Discussion April 1st, 2010, 08:49 PM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 7
Views: 98
Posted By Johann Swart
PC Freezing when using Outlook

Win2k SP4
O2k Pro SP3

I cannot say for sure that Outlook is the origin of this problem, although
Outlook is mostly involved.

I experience frequent "freezing" of my entire PC, often while using...
Forum: General Discussion February 14th, 2010, 05:11 AM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By Johann Swart
Transfer Calendar, Folder List, Contacts, Rules, etc

Much obliged Roady!

"Roady [MVP]" wrote:

Copy over the pst-file and reconnect to it via;
File- Open- Personal Data File...

Also see;
...
Forum: General Discussion February 13th, 2010, 03:53 PM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By Johann Swart
Transfer Calendar, Folder List, Contacts, Rules, etc

Win2K
O2K SP3
Outlook2K
I had to create a new user/profile for myself on the same PC. The previous
user/profile is still accessible.
How can I transfer my Outlook settings, i.e. Calendar, Contacts,...
Forum: Tables January 11th, 2010, 10:01 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Johann Swart
Search & Replace

Suddenly the lights went on! Thanks Dean.

"DeanH" wrote:

Hi Johann. The revised macro with the "acell" works very well with merged
cells.
I have tested this with some very complex tables and...
Forum: Tables January 8th, 2010, 11:37 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Johann Swart
Search & Replace

Graham Mayor posted a macro that clears tables of leading and trailing spaces.
Before I could put it to the test, DeanH wrote that he experienced failure
of this macro, which was then attributed to...
Forum: Tables January 5th, 2010, 01:30 PM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Johann Swart
Search & Replace

So then, it would appear as though there is no "one size fits all" solution.
Many thanks to all contributors!

"Doug Robbins - Word MVP" wrote:

Note that you can step through all of the cells of...
Forum: Tables January 4th, 2010, 12:22 PM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Johann Swart
Search & Replace

Hi Graham,
Apologies; I expressed myself incorrectly. I am not referring to paragraph
breaks (¶) in table cell, but to the actual cell marker (¤).
I have several documents that contain tables with...
Forum: Tables January 3rd, 2010, 08:09 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Johann Swart
Search & Replace

In Search & Replace (Find & Replace) where paragraph signs are involved, one
would use ^p in normal text or ^13 when using wild cards.
What are the equivalent codes when using Search & Replace in...
Forum: Page Layout December 5th, 2009, 10:30 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By Johann Swart
Stubborn Header

I have "solved" the problem by opening a new blank document, and from the old
document copied and inserted the first, the second, and the third sections
individually, each time manually creating a...
Forum: Page Layout November 29th, 2009, 11:56 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By Johann Swart
Stubborn Header

Win XP Pro / Office 2002 SP3
I have a set of documents (±160) that require a different first page
(different margins and no header and footer).
For this purpose I have inserted a section break at...
Forum: Page Layout November 29th, 2009, 11:28 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By Johann Swart
Landscape Table on Portrait Page

Thanks Suzanne.
Not exactly plain sailing, and not very elegant as it requires a fair degree
of trial and error to get the header/footer in exactly the same place as the
other portrait pages....
Forum: Page Layout November 25th, 2009, 11:59 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By Johann Swart
Landscape Table on Portrait Page

Is it possible to create a landscape table on a portrait page, i.e. a page
with a normal portrait header and footer? I am aware that one can change the
text direction of each cell in the table to...
Forum: General Discussion September 28th, 2009, 02:51 PM Posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By Johann Swart
Prevent predefined words from being hyphenated

Please correct me if I'm wrong. My understanding is that Autocorrect only
works as one types, and not on exisitng text. In my case, I prepare a
newsletter from articles sent to me which I then...
Forum: General Discussion September 28th, 2009, 11:48 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By Johann Swart
Prevent predefined words from being hyphenated

I work with documents in which auto-hyphenation is turned on. I often come
across certain words that I would like to remain un-hyhenated.
I have read some of the questions and responses in this...
Forum: Tables September 2nd, 2009, 07:41 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.tables
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By Johann Swart
Spellcheck text fields in forms

Win XP Pro SP2
MS Word 2002 SP3

Apart from unprotecting the form, is there some way one can spellcheck text
in form text fields?
Forum: Page Layout August 3rd, 2009, 11:21 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Posted By Johann Swart
Unwanted Header on Page 1

Hi Graham,
Thanks a million! It most certainly has helped. I have also switched off
most of those pesky autoformatting features

"Graham Mayor" wrote:

See if...
Forum: Page Layout August 3rd, 2009, 10:38 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.pagelayout
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Posted By Johann Swart
Unwanted Header on Page 1

Platform:
Win XP Pro SP2
Word 2002 SP3

I have a multipage document.
At Page Setup/Layout/Headers and Footers, I have deselected "Different First
Page" and "Different Odd and Even".
I have inserted...
Forum: General Discussion June 12th, 2009, 09:41 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By Johann Swart
Selective De-Hyphenation

Apologies! I have found the solution in this forum subsequent to my posting.

"Johann Swart" wrote:

MS Win XP Pro
MS Word 2002

I use automatic hyphenation in my documents but often need to...
Forum: General Discussion June 12th, 2009, 09:20 AM Posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By Johann Swart
Selective De-Hyphenation

MS Win XP Pro
MS Word 2002

I use automatic hyphenation in my documents but often need to prevent
hyphenation of specific words. How can this be achieved?
Forum: General Discussion June 8th, 2009, 04:27 AM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 7
Views: 100
Posted By Johann Swart
Archive.pst will not import

You can bet your bottom dollar on that! This is one lesson I have learnt wery
well.
Thanks again!
Johann

"DL" wrote:

Good to see its ok
Now dont forget to modify your archive settings to point...
Forum: General Discussion June 7th, 2009, 06:53 PM Posted to microsoft.public.outlook.general
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By Johann Swart
Outlook Archive.pst not accessible

Hi guys,
Thanks a million for your assistance.
DL's suggestion, Article 296088, did the trick. The entire problem seemed to
be due to the file size, i.e. in excess of 2GB. I downloaded the utility...
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