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When you open a Word document in the Works Word Processor, and the Word document contains autoshape objects that have been converted to frames, the frames do not appear in the Word Processor document.
The text that was in the frame does appear in the Word Processor document.
This problem occurs because the Works Word Processor does not convert the frames to text boxes.
To work around this issue, use one of these methods:
Method 1: Create a Text Box
Method 2: Create a BorderNOTE: You cannot adjust the size of a border.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
To format a text box, follow these steps:
For more information about resizing a text box, click Microsoft Works Help on the Help menu, type resize an object in the Office Assistant or the Answer Wizard, and then click Search to view the topic.
Article ID: 239358 - Last Review: January 25, 2007 - Revision: 2.1
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