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submitting personal statement - formatting question

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by TechKUSA, Jul 22, 2006.

  1. TechKUSA

    TechKUSA Junior Member
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    hey guys,
    basically done with my ap and i wanna submit it, but im having problems formatting my personal statement. specificially, i cant get indents for each of my paragraphs. pressing tab does nothign, and if i try just using the space bar, it actaully doesnt indent when i view the statement. any pointers?
     
  2. 4thQtrDreams

    4thQtrDreams Good times, for a change.
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    Dont indent. I didnt because I didnt have enough characters to do so. I think it will look fine so long as you put a line between paragraphs. Dont think theyre too concerned with formating so long as you get your message across clearly.
     
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    TechKUSA

    TechKUSA Junior Member
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    interesting. did other people not indent?
     
  4. OSUDDS

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    I didnt
     
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    earthcap Interview!
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    I didn't, either. I just put a line b/n paragraphs.
     
  6. DMD to Be

    DMD to Be not luffin' this weather.
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    I didn't indent...just a line between the paragraphs.
     
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  7. armorshell

    armorshell One Man Freak Show
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    You can't indent, just put a line between paragraphs
     
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    yup, same here. It was a big decision.
     
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    HEY!!! I didn't indent either! omg i'm so glad you guys just left a line between cuz i was going to use dashes ------------- but took them out at the last minute. PHEW! now i can finally relax...
     

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