Alternatively, use the Math tool to create them.
(If you keep using them over and over, place them on the reference page,
and just link to them.) 

-----Original Message-----
From: Stuart Rogers
Sent: Thursday, December 22, 2005 1:31 PM
To: donandjudy1
Cc: framers at
Subject: Re: Keeping fractions together

donandjudy1 wrote:
> Hello:
> How do I keep fractions and mixed numbers written in standard slash 
> and dash, e.g. 1/16" or 2-3/8", together when they wind up at the end
of a line?

In Format > Document > Text Options, delete the slash from the Allow
Line Breaks After list.

When you type the fractions, use a non-breaking hyphen (Esc hyphen h)
instead of a regular hyphen.


Stuart Rogers
Technical Communicator
Phoenix Geophysics Limited
Toronto, ON, Canada
+1 (416) 491-7340 x 325

srogers at phoenix-geophysics dot com

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