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How to create label template in m/s word 2007


Trenny
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Can someone tell me how to make a label template for an A4 sheet of labels which have 24 labels per page - 3 across x 8 down. The wizard in m/s 2007 appears to want to print only one label or a page of identical. ones. I want to be able to call up the blank template, not go through a wizard each time.

I cannot find the avery no., although it might be LP 24/7055 or DPS24 or EL 2455, none of which appear to be in the templates offered by word.

These are wanted for labelling the back of photographs.

Many thanks

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Woolwell

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L7159 may be the right Avery size. Will you be using a mail merge for the data? If not it is probably easier to go to mailings tab - in the create portion click on labels choose options L7159 and type in your data selecting which label.

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lotvic

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A sheet of labels is just a Table Template.

In Word 2003 I do it by showing the Mail merge toolbar, then clicking on 'Main document setup' and choose 'Labels' then take choice from the templates, Avery etc... Then I can type what I like in each individual label/box.

First though, in 'Edit', I 'Select All' and put borders round every cell, then print it out on a plain A4 sheet and hold it up against the label sheet to make sure that the printed cell borders will line up with the labels. If they don't, I adjust the cell margins (in 'View', 'Print Layout' - drag the ruler markers at top and side)

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BRYNIT

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This may help CLICK HERE

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Trenny

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Many thanks, all.

I want to stick the labels on the back of photographs, or underneath each picture in a photo album.

I found the Avery website (http://www.avery.co.uk/avery/en_gb/Templates-%26-Software/Templates/Blank-Templates/?No=10) and downoaded the L7159 template. many thanks, Woolwell. I looks good.

Now, I save saved the file as a template (dotx), how do I get it to show up when I want it again?

yes, I had seen the page you suggest, brynit, but I couldn't get it to bring up the whole page, which the L7159 page does.

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