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From Brian Barker <b.m.bar...@btinternet.com>
Subject Re: automatically fixing imported quote marks
Date Sat, 15 Sep 2012 21:49:41 GMT
At 17:24 15/09/2012 -0400, Doug McGarrett wrote:
>If text is imported (ctrl-c ctrl-v) from something like email or 
>Kate with double or single quote marks, it will show up that way, 
>with straight marks (inch marks) in the word processor.  Is there a 
>way to automatically fix those quote marks to be curly quotes?

Try this:
o If necessary, apply the Default paragraph style to the material.
o Select the material.
o Go to Format | AutoCorrect > | Apply (or Apply and Edit Changes).

You need to have custom quotes enabled in Tools | AutoCorrect 
Options..., of course.  This will make other style changes to your 
material, so you will want to do this before you attend to formatting 
generally.

I trust this helps.

Brian Barker


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