Ink objects shift upward and merge with ink objects near the top of the OneNote 2003 page

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When you repeatedly scroll through your Microsoft Office OneNote 2003 page while you create ink objects (write or draw), ink objects toward the bottom of the page may shift upward and merge (overlap) with ink objects near the top of your OneNote 2003 page.


To resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft Office OneNote 2003 Service Pack 1. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
842774Description of OneNote 2003 Service Pack 1


To work around this problem, turn off the Allow Drawing to Auto-Merge option before this problem occurs. To do this for each of your ink objects, select the ink object (drawing), and then on the Edit menu, click to turn off the Allow Drawing To Auto-Merge option.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.


Article ID: 837843 - Last Review: September 12, 2011 - Revision: 3.0
  • Microsoft Office OneNote 2003
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