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You click Tab on the Indents and Spacing tab of the Paragraph dialog box to open the Tab dialog box in Microsoft Office Word 2007. When the Tab dialog box opens, all the paragraphs in the document change to match the settings of the paragraph that contains the cursor. The following paragraph settings are changed:
To resolve this problem, apply the hotfix package that is described in the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935872/ )Description of the Word 2007 hotfix package: April 11, 2007
To work around this problem, use one of the following methods.
Open the Tab dialog directlyTo open the Tab dialog box directly, double-click the ruler. This action also sets a tab at the location on the ruler that you double-clicked.
Reset the paragraph settings
Change the default style for the document
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.