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Need help with ms word

Posted on 2011-03-03
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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I need to copy just the data from one word document to another. The original document has data but the content is in table , so my boss wants a plain document with no table formatting. does anyone know how to do this ?

Thank you
Question by:mitema2010
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Is the second document a Word file?  If so, you can safe file1 as file2.  Then open file 2, select the table, and convert the table to text and use a tab separator.  What version of Word are you using?
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Copy the content and, Select Paste Special>>Text

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NancyCPS earned 2000 total points
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Pasting Special as Text is MUCH easier than my solution.  Thanks...  I never thought of that.  DUH.

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