Unknown black dots appearing in Word

paulsharville
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A row of square black dots has begun to appear in one of my Word documents. I can't select them but they do print. At first I thought that switching Markup off cleared, and thought they were non-printing characters, but after a short delay they return.

I'm attaching a screenshot. Any thoughts?

I'm actually helping my mother solve this problem. She's using a Mac with an older version of Word. I'm using Word 2008, but am still getting the same problem.
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Commented:
1/put the mouse above the dotted line
2/go to page layout
3/go to page border
4/go to border
5/go to setting chose none
6/at style option chose the last line then click ok

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