Microsoft word help

  FOEYDO 12:04 31 Jul 2006
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I have just bought a new pc. On my old pc when I copied a webpage or some text and pasted it in word it used to ask me whther I wanted to keep formatting or match destination formattinf, it doesnt ask me now. How can I set it to match destination formatting?

  Woolwell 12:41 31 Jul 2006

This may help:
click here

  FOEYDO 12:51 31 Jul 2006

Thanks this is what I want but it doesnt tell me how to get it!!

  Eric10 12:56 31 Jul 2006

To enable the Paste Options button:

1. Click Tools and select Options
2. Open the Edit tab
3. Under Cut and paste options, tick Show Paste Options buttons
4. Click OK

  FOEYDO 16:18 31 Jul 2006

This is already checked and doesn't work!!Any other ideas? Thanks.

  Woolwell 16:38 31 Jul 2006

What version of Word are you using?

In Word 2003 when I paste I get a paste options button (smart tag) at the bottom of the item I have pasted and from that I can select "match destination formatting".

I don't get a prompt.

  FOEYDO 17:21 31 Jul 2006

wORD 2000
I dont get the smart tag but want one

  Woolwell 18:22 31 Jul 2006

Smart tags appeared in word 2002

  Eric10 19:18 31 Jul 2006

As Woolwell says Smart Tags didn't appear until Office XP (2002) so the feature you want isn't available in Word 2000. click here.

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