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asked 2017-01-12 21:05:42 +0200

esebm gravatar image

Hi, I have a ten page .doc document (Win 10/64, LO, set to "Single" line spacing. When I reopen that doc, all line spacing has changed to "Proportional of 115%. Why is that?

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answered 2017-01-13 12:50:16 +0200

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updated 2017-01-14 02:52:29 +0200

Does this happen if you save in [.ods] correction .odt format? If so, just save as a .doc when you finish the document; note that recent versions of MS Office (since around 2007) can read ODF files.

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answered 2017-01-13 19:38:50 +0200

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That document was designed in Writer, Word does not apply here. When I set the spacing to single, shouldn't it stay that way?

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I understand that you are using Writer; but your question implies that you are saving in MS Office .doc forma rather than the native .odt format. "I have a ten page .doc document"

You may lose some formatting if you save in MS Office format. See

robleyd gravatar imagerobleyd ( 2017-01-14 00:01:21 +0200 )edit
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