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If you are one of those people that likes a nice, neat appearance on your screen, then you may appreciate this tip. If you have turned off background repagination, you will not get the automatic page break notations on your screen. (You know-the thin dotted line that extends completely across your document.) If you then manually repaginate your document, the lines will appear. This is all fine and good, but what if you find the lines distracting?
The easiest way to get rid of the automatic page-break lines is to follow these steps:
Voila! The automatic page-break lines are gone.
WordTips is your source for cost-effective Microsoft Word training. (Microsoft Word is the most popular word processing software in the world.) This tip (12) applies to Microsoft Word 97, 2000, 2002, and 2003.
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