WD2000: Personal Info Style Applied as Style of Next Paragraph

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SYMPTOMS
When you type information in a paragraph using the Personal Info style (inthe Contemporary Resume template) and press ENTER to start a new paragraph,the space between the paragraphs is larger than you expected.
CAUSE
In the Personal Info style definition, the style definition for thefollowing paragraph is set to Personal Info rather than to Achievement.
WORKAROUND
To work around this behavior, after you press ENTER to start a newparagraph, apply the Achievement style to the new paragraph. To do this,use one of the following methods.

Method 1: Use the Style list on the Formatting toolbar

After you press ENTER, change the style of the new paragraph by click theStyle list on the Formatting toolbar, and then clicking Achievement.

Method 2: Use the Style command on the Format menu

  1. On the Format menu, click Style.
  2. In the Styles dialog box, under Styles, click Achievement.
  3. Click Apply.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft productslisted at the beginning of this article.
MORE INFORMATION
To determine how a style is defined, including what style is being used bythe following paragraph, follow these steps:
  1. On the Format menu, click Style.
  2. From the Styles list, select the style of the current paragraph.
  3. Click Modify.
  4. Under Style For Following Paragraph, you will see the style that will be applied to the next paragraph when you press ENTER.
Properties

Article ID: 190652 - Last Review: 02/21/2014 00:29:54 - Revision: 1.0

  • Microsoft Word 2000 Standard Edition
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