Modifying a style in Microsoft Word 2019

At some stage, you may need to update a style, such as with adifferent font attribute. There are a few ways to do this. We will coverthe most efficient method here:

  1. Select the text in the document that already has the style appliedto it.
  2. Make the formatting changes to the text.
  3. With the text still selected, right-click on the existing style namein the Styles group.
  4. Click on Update ReferenceStyle to MatchSelection (ReferenceStyle isthe name that we chose for the style earlier):
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  1. The style is updated to include the changes. The beauty of this toolis that any text that has the old style applied to it in the documentwill update automatically!

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