Text disappears as I type


As you type in a document, text at the insertion point is deleted.


Overtype mode is turned on.


Turn off overtype mode:

  1. Click the Microsoft Office Button Office button image, and then click Word Options.

  2. Click Advanced.

  3. Under Editing options, clear the Use overtype mode check box.

See Also

Office Training Center

Applies To: Word 2007

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