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What is the proceedure to change default things in office such as fonts used?

What is the proceedure to change default things in office such as fonts used?
ESPECIALLY WORD AND EXCEL
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this is office XP
Hi,
In the menu select Tool, Options and in the General tab you will see the default font.
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Are there ways to change other default settings as well?

duvall
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duvall,

To change default font in Word 2002 (XP):
1. Start Word with an empty document
2. Format - Font
3. Change to the font and size you want to use as your default font
4. Click the "Default..." button and answer "Yes" to update the template.

To change default font in Excel 2002 (XP), as TrueDrake told you:
1. Tools - Options - General tab
2. Change Standard font name and font size
3. Click "OK"

Alternatively, you can change the properties of the "Standard" style and then save the document with the mane BOOK.XLT in Excel's startup directory.

To change the "Standard style" in Excel
1. Start Excel with an empty workbook
2. Format - Style
3. With style name "Standard" selected, click "Modify"
4. On the "Font" tab, select the desired default font properties.
5. Click "OK" to accept the font settings and "OK" to close the dialog.
6. File - Save As...
7. Save as type: Template (*.xlt)
8. File name: Book.xlt
9. Save the tenplate in your XLSTART folder. On my machine that is at
   c:\program files\microsoft officexp\office10\xlstart

This template will be the one that is used whenever you create a new workbook in Excel.

Ture Magnusson
Karlstad, Sweden

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