black space covers text on page



Christine Blount
07-09-2005, 11:02 PM
New Office Product. When opening blank document, a black rectangle covers
part of thed page. When scrolling down, the box disappears. When
highlighting other text in work, box appears again. May be completely gone,
but when right clicking to move or type it reappears.

JoAnn Paules [MSFT MVP]
07-09-2005, 11:02 PM
Try updating your video drivers.

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JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]



"Christine Blount" <Christine Blount@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:8D79F449-27FA-47B4-924A-35CDD72F66EB@microsoft.com...
> New Office Product. When opening blank document, a black rectangle covers
> part of thed page. When scrolling down, the box disappears. When
> highlighting other text in work, box appears again. May be completely
> gone,
> but when right clicking to move or type it reappears.

Jay Freedman
07-09-2005, 11:02 PM
Christine Blount wrote:
> New Office Product. When opening blank document, a black rectangle
> covers part of thed page. When scrolling down, the box disappears.
> When highlighting other text in work, box appears again. May be
> completely gone, but when right clicking to move or type it reappears.

See if this helps:

WD2002: A Black Bar Appears Across the Page When You Type
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=303507

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Regards,
Jay Freedman
Microsoft Word MVP FAQ: http://word.mvps.org


black space covers text on page