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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...
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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...
    I am trying to use Spaces to separate pages of Word. I want five different Spaces to contain notes in Word, and one space to contain my actual essay I am writing in Word. Every time I try to separate the the different documents into different Spaces, they just return to the original Space.

    Somebody help me out here...

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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...
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    Spaces will put the whole application there if you've assigned it, or in every window. I don't know how you would separate out windows of the same application to be in different spaces.

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    Quote Originally Posted by skaheadpunk View Post
    Spaces will put the whole application there if you've assigned it, or in every window. I don't know how you would separate out windows of the same application to be in different spaces.
    does anybody know if this is possible?

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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...
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    just found out somewhere else that it isn't possible... guess I'll just be using F9 a lot now.

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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...

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    Would using the show applications windows in Expose suit you? I have that set to my top left corner when i move my mouse up there. It shows every word doc i have open and hides all others. Then i can just click on the one i want.
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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...
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    I'm not quite sure how to do this. Applications run in the same space if I'm correct.

    Press any key to continue, or any other key to cancel.

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    Spaces isn't working as I expected it to...

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    I haven't quite figured out what spaces does yet. I understand the directions but haven't grasped the why of it.

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