Chapter 15

Style Formatting

In This Chapter

arrow Understanding styles

arrow Finding where Word hides styles

arrow Applying styles

arrow Removing styles

arrow Creating your own styles

arrow Modifying styles

arrow Assigning a style shortcut key

If all of Word’s formatting commands are ingredients, a style is a recipe. It’s a single command that applies a virtual stew of formatting commands, all at once. Even better, when you update or change a style, all text formatting using that style changes as well. In the end, you save time — and your documents look fabulous.

The Big Style Overview

A style is a collection of text and paragraph formats. These formats are saved as a collection, given a name, and applied to text just like any other format. The difference is that when you apply a style, you’re applying all the formats ...

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