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When you print a document that is formatted with the Justify format, lines of text that contain footnote or endnote reference marks are not aligned correctly. Lines in the text that contain footnote or endnote reference marks may be shifted to the left or aligned unevenly along the right margin.
To work around this issue, use one or more of the following methods. Try the following methods in the order shown.
Method 1: Use Printer MetricsTo use printer metrics to lay out the document, follow these steps:
Method 2: Create New DocumentIf you find that the first method does not resolve the issue, follow these steps:
Method 3: Use other forms of JustificationThe issue does not occur if you change from the Justify format to left, right, or center justification. If you switch to one the other three forms of paragraph justification, the problem does not occur.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Microsoft Word for Mac associates a wide variety of formatting with the last paragraph mark, especially section and style formatting. If you copy everything except the last paragraph mark to a new document, damage may be left behind in the original document.