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WD: Actions That Invoke Repagination
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By default, Microsoft Word updates page breaks whenever you pause while typing or editing. This is called background pagination. Background pagination is always turned on in print preview and page layout view, but you can turn it off for other views. Even when background pagination is off, however, certain actions cause Word to repaginate the document. Repagination happens whenever it is important for Word to show page breaks accurately.
The following is a list of actions that cause Word to repaginate the document, even when Background Pagination is disabled:
For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/120106/EN-US/ )Background Repagination Can't Be Turned Off in Word
Article ID: 119943 - Last Review: January 19, 2007 - Revision: 2.1