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[Video] How to Create Stunning Chapter Headings in MS Word

As a small child, Word Tips and Tricks was used to people ignoring him. For years he thought he was invisible. A cursed soul doomed to walk shopping malls never getting a glance from others. Even the dogs didn’t bark at him. Maybe your Word docs feel the same. Ignored. Abandoned. The ugly duckling of […]

[Video] How do I add footnotes to MS Word documents?

As a small child, verbs, nouns, and consonants teased Word Tips and Tricks. We was bullied. ‘You’ll never be a chapter,’ they’d yell and steal my best paragraphs. ‘You’ll never make it as a paragraph,’ they’d laugh and steal my best sentences. The ones I’d been saving. In the end, all that left for WTT […]

[Video] How to Create an Amazing Table of Contents in MS Word

Be honest. You’ve got ambition, right? That boring ol’ Table of Contents in your Word doc. You want better right? Something with an edge. That stands out. Special. Actually, you want anything except the default Table of Contents in Word. So, how do you fix it? Fear not, good friend. This video explains all. [Video] How […]

[Video] How to add the Euro currency (€) symbol to MS Word

Ah yes, that crazy Euro currency (€) symbol. You’d think it would be on your keyboard, especially if you bought it in Europe, wouldn’t you? Anyway, it’s not, is it? So, just how to do you add it to your Word doc? Is there some mystical keyword combination that’ll add the Euro currency (€) symbol […]

[Video] How to remove private data from MS Word before Converting to PDF

Too lazy to read? Scroll down and watch the video, ya young whelp. Hey! Stop before you create that PDF! When Word Tips and Tricks was a small child it created a PDF without removing important things in the file properties. Things grandma didn’t want published on the interweb. Alas, WTT didn’t know and got […]

[How to] Turn off the Startup Task Pane in MS Word

Follow these steps to prevent the task pane from opening automatically when you start Word 2003. The startup pane is the pane that’s displayed in the right-hand side of the screen when you start Word. To turn off the Startup Task Pane, follow these steps: On the Tools menu, click Options, and then click View. Clear […]