Word 2013 - Horizontal Line Refuses to Vanish

Hi everyone,

I have a horizontal line on the top of the 2nd page of my resume, below my name. I want to remove it but cannot I have already tried selecting NO BORDERS but to no avail. I'm thinking that Word is not recognizing this thing -- for lack of a better word -- as a border.

Screenshot of top of the page follows. Thanks!
-Steve
Word Horizontal Border
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAsked:
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Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
You may have added a border to the top of the following paragraph!

It is difficult to say exactly what the problem is or how to fix it just from a screenshot.

If you could post the part of the document showing the error, it will be easier to advise you what to do.

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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
@Paul:
>>You may have added a border to the top of the following paragraph!  

That's it!! Thank you.  

So...on the dropdown menu that shows the various options for borders, is there a way to tell WHICH option is currently enabled?

Steve
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
>> So...on the dropdown menu that shows the various options for borders, is there a way to tell WHICH option is currently enabled?

Only if your cursor is in the paragraph containing the border! In that case, the border will be indicated in the small icon in the Paragraph group - the active border(s) will be shown as a solid line rather than a dotted line!
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Hmm...not seeing it. Any chance you could post a screenshot? Thanks.
sazukeCommented:
Maybe y chose edit eader, and its a draw line or its a table with borders
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
here you go - I may not have explained it correctly:ParaBorder
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
@sazuke - we have found the problem!

@Paul:
>>You may have added a border to the top of the following paragraph!  

That's it!! Thank you.  
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Paul, Thank you. I see it now.

Final question---when I place the cursor on a line with a horizontal line below it , I see a gray triangle:

Triangle
This per a horizontal line that I created by typing a bunch of dashes ( - ) and then pressing [ENTER].

Thanks
GrahamSkanRetiredCommented:
Please try to post a sample from the actual document. Pictures are not sufficient to diagnose this sort of difficulty from the image alone.
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
OK, it's attached.  Please mouse-over the whitespace to the right of EDUCATION and look to the left of EDUCATION. It may take a few seconds to display but you'll hopefully see the little gray triangle....

Thanks.
Scrubbed-Resume-Extract.docx
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
>>Please mouse-over the whitespace to the right of EDUCATION and look to the left of EDUCATION. It may take a few seconds to display but you'll hopefully see the little gray triangle....

I downloaded your document & I don't see the little gray triangle, but I'm using Word 2010!
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
OK thanks. Does anyone out there have office 2013? Thanks.
Scrubbed-Resume-Extract.docx
Rob HensonFinance AnalystCommented:
I am taking a look at the document in Word 2013 and I also see the grey triangle.

The only thing I can see as different for that line is the Formatting style. If you click on that line the Heading 2 style box is highlighted whereas other lines, the Normal style is highlighted.

Thanks
Rob H
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Rob,
Apologies. I had a very hectic week and completely missed your response. I will get back to you early next week. Thanks.

Steve
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Rob,
Good call on Formatting (Heading 2) Style. Thank you.

Steve
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Thank you again, everyone!
Steve
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