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Old 11-28-2018, 02:32 AM
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Hello,

A mystery line has appeared - how did it get there and how do I remove it?

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Old 11-28-2018, 03:48 AM
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It's a border! Select the paragraph and choose 'no borders' from the paragraph group on the ribbon.

http://word.mvps.org/FAQs/Formatting...tRidOfLine.htm
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Old 11-28-2018, 03:59 AM
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gmayor - thank you so much for that 'golden nugget' of information - it worked.

Thanks and kind regards

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This is a bottom border on the first couple of paragraphs and is local formatting.

Select both the first and second paragraph and press Ctrl-Q to get rid of the local formatting.
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For "everything" about mysterious lines in Word, see MVP Suzanne S. Barnhill's article at http://wordfaqs.ssbarnhill.com/TroublesomeLines.htm.
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