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Microsoft Word Deleting problem.

by Guru Ben / February 27, 2007 3:30 AM PST

I want to delete a large selection of text from my Microsoft word text. Usually I would just highlight it, then hit delete or backspace but when I do this it does nothing and unselects itself. I tryed pushing the insert key, see if it was that that was making the problem. It wasn't.

Can anyone help me?

Thanks

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Try the other methods.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 27, 2007 3:55 AM PST

Instead of the delete key, Edit, Cut. Or try the space key or the backspace key. You may have a locked document or try my trip to saving it as an RTF, open it and the macros are cleaned out that could prevent deletion.

Bob

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Thanks
by Guru Ben / February 27, 2007 3:57 AM PST
In reply to: Try the other methods.

Cheers, thats has helped alot.

Thanks

Ben

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