Cara27 Feb 2015, 14:02 Thank goodness for this site. I can also > remove > the yellow highlight with Clear Formatting on the Styles and Formatting > pane. > However, I've always been able to use the "highlight" button to SimpleK12 24,871 views 4:22 Word 2010 Tutorial: A Comprehensive Guide to Microsoft Word - Duration: 1:38:38. So I'm selecting clear for shading but it's leaving it yellow anyway? http://sauvblog.com/in-word/cannot-remove-highlighting-in-microsoft-word.html
Nothing happens - it's still yellow. > >> > > >> > I can change the highlighting to other colors. Any other suggestions? -- Inquiring Minds need to know "suroora" wrote: Thanks, Lene. just what I want! Doernberg21 Oct 2015, 11:59 GREAT tip that solved 99% of my problems, but I'm puzzled by CTRL+SpaceBar -- it resets character formatting in most places by just removing the blue highlight https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Apply-or-remove-highlighting-1747d808-6db7-4d49-86ac-1f0c3cc87e2e
I first encountered it when the macro I recorded to highlight text, >shaded it instead. > >PamC > >>At some points I think Highlight may have been on the Format menu. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. My text still stays highlighted. He backspaced over the number and re-did it.
The ability to shade text is new to W2003, I think. Sign in 14 Loading... For a version of this tip written specifically for earlier versions of Word, click here: Stubborn Highlighting. How To Remove Highlight In Word Mac Does it have to do with the fact that it's a bulleted list?
If you use an earlier version of Word, visit our WordTips site focusing on the menu interface. How To Remove Highlighting In Word 2013 Does it have to do with the fact that it's a bulleted list? I first encountered it when the macro I recorded to highlight text, shaded it instead. That worked! "Lene Fredborg" wrote: Maybe the color has been applied as shading and not as highlight.
John Joe 05 Apr 2016, 12:50 I searched all over the 'net including useless Microsoft tips on how to solve this problem. Stubborn Highlighting Word Rick23 Nov 2015, 06:30 Your advice, once again, is without flaw! I've set "No Fill"; I've set "Shading" to "Clear"; Reveal Codes shows: Pattern: Clear (Yellow) - Clear There doesn't appear to be any document Protection in effect. Author Bio Allen Wyatt With more than 50 non-fiction books and numerous magazine articles to his credit, Allen Wyatt is an internationally recognized author.
This feature is not available right now. http://word.tips.net/T001453_Stubborn_Highlighting.html Before formatting the numbering, he highlighted the first word of one item of the list and chose Insert | Comment to type a comment in the document. How To Remove Gray Highlight In Microsoft Word But I can't remove it. Can't Remove Highlighting In Word 2013 When I "reveal formatting" under the font section is stays "Shading: Clear (Yellow)".
Sign in to add this video to a playlist. check over here View the most recent issue. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. So I'm selecting clear for shading but it's leaving it yellow anyway? How To Remove Highlight In Word From Copied Text
Suzanne S. Paul Wilson23 Apr 2015, 20:53 WOW! Sponsored Links 26-06-2008, 12:59 AM #2 CyberTaz Guest Posts: n/a Re: Can't remove highlighting Are you sure it's Highlighting & not Paragraph Shading? his comment is here It's in a table, and any text that is entered appears highlighted with yellow.
D. How To Get Rid Of Highlighting In Word From Copy And Paste But I tried removing highlight using "shading" tab (paint cup symbol) near borders tab. Is there any way to access highlighting except by that button?
it will Highlight in light blue all the changes/revisions you have introduced while the side bar fades from a bright red to an off tan. That worked! "Lene Fredborg" wrote: Maybe the color has been applied as shading and not as highlight. Couldn't get rid of the highlight. How To Remove Highlights From Pasted Text In Microsoft Word Does it have to do with the fact that it's a bulleted list?
I've had that bizarre grey highlighting problem in MsWord for YEARS and never knew how to fix it. Scott Hanselman 42,180 views 18:34 Microsoft Word 2007/2010/2013 Exam Q & A pt 1 - Duration: 30:46. Click the color that you want. weblink I can also >> > remove >> > the yellow highlight with Clear Formatting on the Styles and Formatting >> > pane. >> > However, I've always been able to use
joe05 Dec 2014, 11:42 Highlight the text and press ctl+space Carrie 23 Sep 2014, 10:02 Outstanding! Sign in Transcript Statistics 50,840 views 225 Like this video? I'm just baffled. "Inquiring Mind" wrote: I have the same problem but I've tried both of the options described below and can't seem to remove the highlighting. Please try the request again.
Working... BUT... I'm just baffled. "Inquiring Mind" wrote: I have the same problem but I've tried both of the options described below and can't seem to remove the highlighting. Doernberg22 Oct 2015, 09:53 PS-- would it be helpful update the body of the article with this clarifying info about only removing explicit (vs.
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Check out Mastering VBA for Office 2013 today! It still returned, highlighted, as did all the numbers for the items above it. WordTips is your source for cost-effective Microsoft Word training. (Microsoft Word is the most popular word processing software in the world.) This tip (1453) applies to Microsoft Word 97, 2000, 2002, Barnhill #8 September 25th 09, 06:21 PM posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement brandy external usenet poster Posts: 7 Can't remove highlight I'm seeing the same problem...
On the one with the errant formatting at the end of the current list item. Learn more about Allen... Doernberg22 Oct 2015, 09:50 Thanks so much Allen for the fast, helpful, and concise explanation-- completely answers my question! Related Tips: Formatting a Cover Page Getting Identical Margins Working with Other People's Files Create Custom Apps with VBA!
He typed a list of items intending later to format them with numbering.