by Allen Wyatt
(last updated May 20, 2011)
In other WordTips you learn that you can quickly and easily add borders around paragraphs of text. You can also add borders around words or characters within a paragraph. This is done by using some of the special field formatting capabilities of Word. To add a border around text within a paragraph, follow these steps:
As an alternate way of performing the same task, you can follow these steps:
Figure 1. The Field dialog box.
You should note that the text around which the box will appear should all be on the same line. If the text wraps across a couple of lines, the results will not be as desired.
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