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Help! The find and replace dialog box won't show up in Indesign

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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The find/replace dialog box will not show up in InDesign no matter what I do. It suddenly disappeared and I cannot get it to reappear using the keyboard shortcut or selecting from the menu, even though it is not "greyed out" . Have tried restarting and closing all dialog windows. Any solutions?

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Adobe Community Professional , Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021
Try to delete your InDesign preferences Using a keyboard shortcut: (Windows) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Ctrl+Alt. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files. ...(Mac OS) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Option+Command+Control. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files.

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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Try to delete your InDesign preferences
Using a keyboard shortcut:
  1. (Windows) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Ctrl+Alt. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files. ...
  2. (Mac OS) Start InDesign, and then immediately press Shift+Option+Command+Control. Click Yes when asked if you want to delete preference files.

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That worked!!! Thank you very much!

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