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How to stop a short dashed line from becoming solid?

asked 2020-01-06 19:50:30 +0200

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updated 2021-05-27 10:44:02 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I just updated to Win 10, and when I add dashed lines to my LO text document: ---------, when I hit enter, return etc. it turns solid and crosses the page and is really difficult to remove only to have it happen again. Can not find setting to change this


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answered 2020-01-06 19:56:45 +0200

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Tools → AutoCorrect → AutoCorrect Options → Options tab → uncheck "Apply border."

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BLESS you!

terrynewsletters gravatar imageterrynewsletters ( 2020-01-06 20:22:03 +0200 )edit

answered 2020-01-06 20:37:48 +0200

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After having hit the ENTER key (and getting the unwanted border):

You also could hit CTRL+Z (step back) and the border is substituted by the original hyphen-collection.

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