Solved Replace Feature is replacing in ALL CAPS

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January 28, 2010 at 06:36:40
Specs: Windows 7
I am using the find and replace feature in Word. When replacing 'DSM' with 'Drill Site Manager' each time there is a replacement the words 'Drill Site Manager' are replaced in all caps. Why? How can I correct? At first I tried Ctrl Shift A, with no results.

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#1
January 28, 2010 at 07:23:45
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Hi,

In the find and replace dialog box, make sure that the 'Match case' check box is cleared. I don't have Word 2007 on this PC, but I think that the dialog box is similar. Look under 'More' for additional find/replace options.

Regards


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#2
January 28, 2010 at 07:25:49
Click the More button in the replace dialog
and check match case
This will then take the find and replace strings literally.

Humar, you got here first......:-(

MIKE

http://www.skeptic.com/


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#3
January 28, 2010 at 07:30:51
Hi Mike,

Lets see if we are both right or both wrong on solving this problem !!!

Regards

Humar


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#4
January 28, 2010 at 10:34:28
Thank you both. This did correct the issue. I am not sure how that option became unchecked, but this did resolve my issue. :)

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