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Find Next Without Using the Find Dialog in Word 2008

Rarely do you want to find just one instance of a word or phrase in Word. Instead of trying to keep Word 2008's Find and Replace dialog showing while searching, which can be awkward on a small screen, try the Next Find control. After you've found the term you're looking for once, click the downward-pointing double arrow button at the bottom of the vertical scroll bar to find the next instance of your search term. The upward-pointing double arrow finds the previous instance, which is way easier than switching to Current Document Up in the expanded Find and Replace dialog.

 
 

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AirPort Extreme and 802.11g gear -- Recent articles about using non-Apple gear for 802.11g wireless networking prompted readers to share their experiences with a variety of inexpensive wireless PC Cards. (5 messages)

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Importing/exporting Safari bookmarks -- Safari can import bookmarks from Internet Explorer and Netscape/Mozilla browsers, but the process isn't always straightforward. Check here for some solutions. (4 messages)

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Cleaning screens -- So what is the best way to clean an LCD screen on a laptop or other Apple monitor? Suggestions have been made, but no conclusions have been reached. (3 messages)

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Feature requests for iChat AV -- iChat AV isn't perfect, but what would make sense to add to Apple's audio and video chatting application without causing it to lose focus on what it does well? (5 messages)

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iBook battery problems -- The search is still on for why some iBook batteries won't charge properly under revisions to Mac OS X 10.2. In this ongoing discussion, a few readers report success getting batteries replaced, and point to other Web pages about extending battery life for Li-ion batteries. (13 messages)

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