delete blank page in MS Word

  timber 15:13 22 Aug 2003
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have got a blank page in a document
how can i delete this page
using MS word 2002

  Jester2K II 15:15 22 Aug 2003

Highlight the bit you don't want and delete it...

  Ben Avery 15:15 22 Aug 2003

go to the end of your text and press "delete" (NOT BACKSPACE) repeatedly. Sometimes, people inadvertantly press the return key then click the mouse above it, leaving rows of blank lines underneath the text.

Can you be a little more specific about what/how much is on the pages?

BA

  Ben Avery 15:16 22 Aug 2003

You ALWAYS beat me too it!

Learn to type slower!

:o)

BA

  timber 15:21 22 Aug 2003

page is completely blank as i was able to use the one page after a redraft of topic.

  DieSse 15:29 22 Aug 2003

It might have no text on it, but I bet it's full of carriage returns/paragraph marks - which you will need to delete.

To see paragraph marks, select the tool that looks like a large backwards P with a double upright, so ¶ - then you can see what you are deleting.

  Ben Avery 15:32 22 Aug 2003

Click to the right of the LAST letter of text in the above work.

Hold SHIFT and press the END button (above the cursor keys).

This will select all the stuff you cannot see on the blank page.

Then press the delete key.

BA

  Ben Avery 15:33 22 Aug 2003

should be CTRL & SHIFT & END

BA

  timber 15:35 22 Aug 2003

many thanks problem solved

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