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How can I override styles used from a client copying and pasting from Word?

Thread began 9/20/2013 1:26 pm by julesN | Last modified 9/23/2013 11:18 am by julesN | 337 views | 3 replies


How can I override styles used from a client copying and pasting from Word?

I have a stylesheet attached to the site, but my client has copied and pasted her text from Word, and so the inline styles from Word have taken over. The styles are really ugly, and don't fit with the rest of the site. Is there any way that I can override the styles that are inline? I have tried to use !important on the stylesheet, but it won't override it.

Thanks in advance!

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