Most know how to copy and paste text in Microsoft Word. However, sometimes, after pasting a section of text, it does not always look like the other sections.
The “Format Painter” feature, available in versions Microsoft Word 2010, 2013, and 2016, allows you to copy the formatting of one section and “paint” that formatting to another section.
Click here for “Format Painter” tips from Microsoft. (After clicking the link, look for the Microsoft Word link and then click to discover the tip…plus see other tips for Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, etc.)
This tip is courtesy of Brett Burney, special guest speaker at the 2017 Solo & Small Firm LPM-TECH Conference, held in Columbia last Friday. Do you have questions or want to learn more about the Solo and Small Firm Section, contact Section Liaison Courtney Troutman or PMAP Assistant Emily Worley.