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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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Digital Negative archival photo format -- Adobe has just released a new digital file format, Digital Negative (DNG). Learn how it differs from other lossless image formats (such as TIFF), and why the RAW format is a good basis for DNG. (5 messages)

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Using remote control software for support -- Is it possible to use remote control software such as Apple Remote Desktop or VNC to troubleshoot a family member's Mac remotely? Or more accurately, is it easy enough for anyone to implement? (7 messages)

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MacOS 10.3.5 - error when trying to play a DVD -- Watching a DVD on an external monitor brings up an unexplained error - but is easily solved by switching to display in thousands of colors. (3 messages)

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Save on .Mac Renewals -- Apple wants to charge $100 to renew .Mac service, but you can purchase the boxed version for less and save some money. (5 messages)

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