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margin made in word2003 get change in word2007

by bhanita / March 15, 2013 8:30 PM PDT
i m using ms word 2003 in my win7 pc.
I made a word file in which i set margins as 0.3 cm to left, right, top and bottom.
And then this file when i am opening at my frnd's home in word 2007, that margins itself get change to 0.12 cm.
that same file again i m opening in my pc in word 2003 it sees to 0.3 and same file i m opening in word 2007 it goes to 0.12
pls help me what i should i do now.. i m very helpless.
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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2013 9:37 AM PDT

And well known why. As you change Word as well as PCs, Word will reformat your document as it gets "hints" from the printer as to how it will show on that printer's printed page.

No mystery at all here.

What to do? If you must -> TYPESET <- then you must stop using Word. You need to move to typesetting apps.

It's that simple.

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by bhanita / March 22, 2013 3:04 PM PDT
In reply to: TRUE!!!

sorry i have to use only in ms word 2003
but why that's happening.... i dont understood

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 23, 2013 2:55 AM PDT
In reply to: hhhmm

But I explained why. Now it appears you need more about why.

But think about it. Understanding why will not change the results. So you can ask why over and over and we can discuss how Word works or you can start looking at typesetting software.

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Re: margin changed
by Kees_B Forum moderator / March 23, 2013 9:46 PM PDT

Wy not change it back?


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