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I have a normal Word document (no form, no textboxes or things like that) and would like that a user of the document can only write in the document with the font "Arial", Size 11. After the user wrote a text, it shall be immpossible for him to change the font. "Arial" is the only font to use in the whole document. How can I do that? Do I have to use VBA? The user shall be able to format the text to "bold" and back.


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Use Word's editing restrictions to limit the Styles the user can employ (Developer|Restrict Editing>Limit formatting to a selection of Styles). Provided you define the Normal Style as 11pt Arial, then permit use of only the Normal and Strong Styles, that should achieve what you want.
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Dear Paul


Thank you so much for your answer. I will be glad to do that!


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