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I "clip" a lot of newspaper articles and I want to start using NWP 2 to do that, but I've run into a problem. When I use Bean to do this, it has a simple command on the edit menu "remove all tables" - that eliminates funny farmatiting issues carried over from the web page. I can't find a way to do this in NWP 2! Can someone help?


2011-05-23 10:45:49
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Here's one thing that might work:
1. Place your selection inside a table, then select all of its cell.
2. Use the menu Table > Copy Table Text.
3. Delete the selected table.
4. Paste the table content.

If you do this often enough, you could use a macro for this. I'll attach one here that converts all tables in the document to regular text.


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2011-05-23 10:57:11
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Thank you, Martin - for your promptness and the macro!!!!!


2011-05-23 17:36:13
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