Permanent gray border around all pages of Word document

shaunwingin
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Say, please see the attached screen shot of a Microsoft Word document. The gray border surrounding the text is mine concern. How do I get rid of this? I cannot find what is causing this gray border around the text. Whichever Edit mode I chose, the gray border remains. It is something in the formatting, I would assume. Thanks, Shaun
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GrahamSkanRetired
Top Expert 2012

Commented:
Can you post the document, edited if necesary, to save us guessing, please?
Finance Analyst
Commented:
It looks like the page colour has been changed and then a table inserted with white background so that you can see the text.
Page colour setting

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Commented:
It was page colour but no table seems to be present. The large page boarder is still present
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Rob HensonFinance Analyst

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OK, used the text shading options instead.
Text shading
@Rob seems to have found the solution

page color is grey and paragraph shading is white

border
Rob HensonFinance Analyst

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Thank you Paul for confirming.

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