Avoiding strange symbols in Town Square posts
Original post made by Richard Hine, editor of The Almanac, on Jan 5, 2010
To turn off Smart Quotes, do this in a Word document:
-- On the Tools menu, click AutoCorrect, and then click the AutoFormat As You Type tab.
-- Uncheck the box with the option to replace "Straight Quotes" with "Smart Quotes."
EXAMPLE OF SYMBOLS
I'm pleased with some of the efforts to make our planet Earth, our country, our state, our counties and our cities more 'green.'
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