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Formatting Characters

Characters can be formatted using different settings for font, font size, character style - bold, italics, underlined, strike-through style, and different colors for background and foreground.

The following table lists default keyboard shortcuts for some commands used to format text.

Key Combination Description
CTRL+B Toggles the bold style on the selection.
CTRL+I Toggles the italic style on the selection.
CTRL+U Toggles the underline style on the selection.
CTRL+OEMPLUS Toggles the subscript style on the selection.
CTRL+SHIFT+OEMPLUS Toggles the superscript style on the selection.
CTRL+D Invokes the Font dialog that allows you to change the font, size and style of selected text.
CTRL+SPACE Resets the formatting of the selected text to default.

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