In Word, make sure to modify the *paragraph style* applied to text. That way
you would prevent any unexpected changes when the OLE link is updated.
Microsoft Word MVP
> I am linked pasting a data cell from Excel into Word.
> I am using the paste special, paste link: unformatted text
> I make adjustments to the font and font size in Word. I goto Excel, and I
> modify the text in the cell and go back to Word and it changes.
> How can I get the formatting to stay the same, no matter what?