How to Resolve Formatting Issues in Microsoft® Word 2003
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Microsoft Word 2003 is a powerful Microsoft Office processing program for windows. Microsoft Word 2003 allows user to create a variety of documents ranging from simple notes and memos to complex multi column reports with tables, graphics, table of contents and an index. This is a software application which comes with enhanced features. It includes Reading Layout View, Research Task Pane, Microsoft Office Online and tablet PC compatibility. These additional features make the software more user-friendly and provides good working environment for the users. The new reading layout view feature in Microsoft Word 2003 makes it easier to read documents on the screen. Microsoft Word 2003 allows opening and saving files in XML format so that the developers could create web-based applications that interact with Microsoft Word 2003 files. Microsoft Office Online feature links directly to the Microsoft Office Online Web Site so that you might find additional help, templates, media elements, and add-ins that extend the capabilities of Microsoft Word 2003.
Following are the various formatting issues that occur in Microsoft Word 2003 and ways to resolve these issues:
- Issues with Microsoft Word 2003 formatting
- Tips to fix the issues
- Help and support
Issues with Microsoft Word 2003 formatting
When you choose to change the formatting and then hit Enter, the text continues formatting the next paragraph using the formatting applied to the previous paragraph. One of the issues with Microsoft Word 2003 formatting is outline numbering issues.Microsoft Word 2003 is automatically converting backwards compatible file into a (much larger) RTF file and this format files are larger than DOC files, especially where the document contains graphics.
Tips to fix the issues
Microsoft Word 2003 always converts documents to its internal format for editing. Manually formatting text, might not resolve some of the problems generated by Microsoft Word 2003 automatic text correction and formatting features. Eliminate the page that has formatting issues. Create a new page and move all the text and document elements to the new blank page.
Most frequently in Microsoft office word 2003 there is an issue with document that is heavily formatted. Because this document consist of lots of styles. Most probably the issues would arise due to the editing of the document. Remove the formatting using Clear All from the Styles sidebar menu and Remove the text that is giving problems.