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    hey guys,

    Was just wondering if anyone could help me with a little problem I have with the UCAS apply online. My problem is, everytime I copy and paste my personal statement from MS Word onto the space provided on the online form, the form refuses to keep the paragraphs that the statement was typed with. I was wondering if this is a known fault/feature or whether its a problem at my end? Any help would be most appreciated as I really wan't to get this sorted because without paragraphs it just looks one big ugly lump
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    hey guys,

    Was just wondering if anyone could help me with a little problem I have with the UCAS apply online. My problem is, everytime I copy and paste my personal statement from MS Word onto the space provided on the online form, the form refuses to keep the paragraphs that the statement was typed with. I was wondering if this is a known fault/feature or whether its a problem at my end? Any help would be most appreciated as I really wan't to get this sorted because without paragraphs it just looks one big ugly lump
    if you read the FAQ's it tells you that all formatting, including font, is removed so that everybodys PS looks the same and so you cannt get an advantage just because you can lay it out better than someone else. The only way to make it fair realy.
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    aaah right, I get it now. Shame though, looks like im going to have to waste 4 of the 47 lines on putting gaps in between each para. Thanks anyway!
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    aaah right, I get it now. Shame though, looks like im going to have to waste 4 of the 47 lines on putting gaps in between each para. Thanks anyway!
    Thats what I did, but I think its worth it, just remember the admissions have to read hundreds of these so a massive page of text is a bit off putting, keep it as short as possible and lay it out in clearly defined paragraphs, its worth the extra lines in my opinion
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    For teacher's references, they can bold and underline stuff and we can't.
 
 
 

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