Updating a style to match selected text


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Updating a style to match selected text

Let's say you need to update a style. Perhaps it needs to be underlined instead of bold, or perhaps you need to use left-align formatting as opposed to a first-line indent. The beauty of styles is that instead of having to create a new style and apply it throughout or take the time to make this change manually throughout your document, you simply update the preexisting style, and you're done. In this document, first we need to change the formatting from bold to underline in all the names and terms, such as Brendan, Plantersville, DDF, Fund.I and Partnership over here.

Now these are also throughout our document. And if this is 250-page document - ours is actually only 5 pages, but keep in mind how much time this is going to save you. We're going to do this By Example. So select any instance, I'm going to select Brendan here, of the text names style. And what we're going to do is we're going to take the bold off and put the underline on. Now our style hasn't changed...

Updating a style to match selected text
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Updating a style to match selected text provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Mariann Siegert as part of the Word 2007: Styles in Depth

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