Fast Tip Friday – Keep With Next and Keep Lines Together Using MS Word


This fast tip demonstrates how to apply paragraph formatting in MS Word to avoid widows and orphans, as well as controlling whether a paragraph is allowed to break across two pages.


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    • Hal_Aluya

      It took me a while, but I finally found Quick Access Toolbar items for each of these since I use them frequently. They are in Commands Not in the Ribbon, and labeled “Para Keep with Next” and “Para Keep Lines Together.” Unfortunately, Word does not provide an icon for either of these, and I am wondering whether there is an easy way to apply one or to create one, without having to know coding.