Application suite from Microsoft which includes always Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Depending on what edition of Microsoft Office you have you can also have OneNote, Outlook, Publisher and Access.

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Reset code and userform window positions in Microsoft Office VBA

When we open UserForms and code modules in a Microsoft Office VBA project (Word, Excel or Access), we can change the size and location of these windows. MS Office saves the last position for these ...
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Adding chapter title to a table of contents

I'm trying to add a new chapter title to one of my books and I have forgotten how to do it. Can someone, please, refresh my memory? I'm using Microsoft Word as my book format.
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How to make changes in Word document in collaboration with another person?

When I send a Word document draft to my supervisor, it may take several days for him to respond. Meanwhile, I keep working on the draft, making changes to different parts of the document. In a few ...
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Powerpoint 07 to dvd

A friend asked me to make a powerpoint presentation and wants to put a dvd(20 dvds so people can bring them home) in a dvd player and have it play a presentation. The presentation has looping audio ...
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Microsoft Office 2016 fails to install with errors 1603, FC73469E

I am attempting to install Microsoft Office 2016 Pro Plus (classic, not click-to-run) The installation fails, here is an excerpt from Windows Event Viewer: Fault bucket 124669380009, type 5 Event ...
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How to change interior.color in excel, across multiple columns using a row variable

I'm trying to highlight a row that's assigned to "RowNum" I want to highlight Columns A through O. I've tried the things below, But receive syntax errors on each. sh1.Cells(RowNum, 15).Interior....
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Adding mapped Sharepoint as a “Trusted Location” in Office 2016 for macro enabled files

Overview I'm trying to add a mapped Sharepoint Library to Trusted Location in Office for macro enabled files so end users don't have to select "Enable Macros" every time they launch the file. ...
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Powerpoint - Playing a bunch of images automatically, as a movie

If I have a series of images that I want to play in powerpoint, in a single slide (as opposed to copy each image in a separate slide) what is the best way to do it? Is there a straightforward way to ...
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Ticket report - Auto populate from other worksheets into specific form

Hello ladies and gentlemen, I'm quite a dummy in excel and programming in general and I have a question related to building a report: I must present a ticket report of which tickets are opened, how ...
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Are all Microsoft Office updates uninstalled when removing Office?

I am just curious as to whether all the updates related to MS Office also get removed when performing a completed uninstall. The reason I ask is I want to update Office 2007 and because it's a ...
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Office: personal licence with Campus storage

I have a standalone Office 365 subscription (uni student version, I paid for this), but I'd like to use it with the campus-wide-shared OneDrive (it's a completely different account and domain on ...
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All Office 365 programs go unresponsive after a short amount of time

I have installed Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus on Windows 10. I had quite a bit of difficulty with this installation, the process would always fail with a 30015-11 error, though the program would show ...
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How to build custom text that will have: (a) generic template creation, (b) usability across multiple documents, AND (c) automate update

Problem: Remove inconsistencies between documents. Let’s say I write 5 sentences for "generic provision" (GP) in document A, and use that same language in document B. But if I edit the GP language in ...
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Unable to update Windows products on more than one internet connection and more than one machine

Security Essentials - definitions, Windows 7, Office apps are all timing out or failing. This is happening at work and home more than 10 machines in different combinations. Is there an event I'm not ...
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Adding Office 365 users to Windows 10 through script

I'm looking to overhauling our computer systems. One method I was asked on is whether it's possible to automatically add Office 365 users through a script. The idea being, the script would read a csv ...
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How do I make that a cut object in MS Publisher pastes on the exact same location it came from?

I am switching an object between Master Page and a page itself for making a poster; I put it on the master page if I think it is fine and I don't want to be able anymore to move it. At first, when I ...
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PowerPoint: How to delete all blank text box at one time?

There are many text boxes with nothing inside in certain ppt file. How to delete all blank text box at one time? Also, those blank text boxes reside not only one page of a file.
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Make list view the default for media on OneDrive in Office365?

I've noticed that OneDrive in Office365 defaults to Tile View when media like videos are the only thing in the folder. For the videos I'm displaying, they come out to be white boxes, which would be ...
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How to check the office version remotely?

If you have a scenario where you are an administrator and you have to check your office version, how can you manage this without going to each PC, disturbing the user and checking it locally? Is ...
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VBA Mail merge save individual docs not working

I have this code which worked before, so I'm not sure what's gone wrong. As far as I can tell the code stopped working after I edited my template, but I can't find anything online about the template ...
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How to cross out term in equation editor in MS Word?

I would like to cross-out a term in equation inside the equation editor in word 2016. This the effect I would like to achieve in equation editor in MS Word 2016. Can tex commands be made ...
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CTLR + [ to trace precedents on international keyboard

How can I execute the shortcut CTRL + [ on an international keyboard (Italian in particular)? "[" can be inserted only using "Alt Gr" button, so the shortcut doesn't perform at all. Furthermore, is it ...
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The background task activation is spurious

All of my office products popup error messages frequently saying "The background task activation is spurious" and I have to click out of it and it is annoying. The Microsoft help page for this ...
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Disable pie chart shape protection in Visio 2013

I have a pie chart I have rotated so the slices are symmetrical. I want to rotate the text in the right image to horizontal. I've tried The Master Explorer The Shape Design Protection button ...
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Winows 10 microsft 2016 excel workbook

I'm trying to use ctrl + shortcuts on my excel but it prompts that ctrl key disabled in current workbook. I've tried everything please help.
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add custom Ribbon XML to XLSX file

How can I add a ribbon xml file to the xlsx file (archive)? I would like to show a custom ribbon each time I open a certain workbook (xlsx file) without sharing a add-in etc. I seems somehow possible ...
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Setting application-specific save folder favorites in Microsoft Office 2010

In all Microsoft Office 2010 applications, the first entry in the folder tree of the Save dialog is a top-level node that is the name of the application itself (see the example from Word below): ...
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The graphical values do not synchronize with the y axis in excel

When I enter some figures in excel the graphical values do not synchronize with the y axis when plotted. Example I could have -650000 but the graph will be above or even below that. If I also increase ...
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Microsoft Excel Data Table

So I have a lot going on with my current table, I use it for showing my portfolio in a snap: Except it's lacking a pretty looking pie chart. Here's the thing, I can do what others have suggested. ...
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How to recover lost Microsoft Office 2013 Product Key after Windows 10 Reset PC

Although the Windows Lost Product Key question has been asked before, this is slightly different. I did 'Reset this PC' from Windows 10 Recovery without taking a backup of the system or files. All my ...
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Powerpoint saving error “The file is corrupt and cannot be opened”

When attempting to save a file in powerpoint 2010 I get the following error: Are there any recommended step to ensure I do not lose the open file?
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Microsoft Word: Text space automatically being introduced when inserting citations. How to stop this?

I am using MS-Word 2010 professional and trying to submit a document to my professor, and he requires citations to hug the text. My problem: The top-right red arrow points to me highlighting the ...
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How to search for literal asterisk in OneNote

I have a specific string which I need to search for in in onenote 2013. The problem is that the string contains several asterisk *** characters. By default, OneNote treats * as a wildcard in searches, ...
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How to type mathematical accent in MS office suite?

For example if I want to insert $\bar{x}$, it is simply typing \bar{x} in LaTeX. In Onenote and other MS office products, you first type Alt+= to enter the math environment, and after you type \bar, ...
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Error code:0x8007007B while activation of MS-Office Pro Plus 2010

One month ago, I have undergone a virus software attack leading to reset of my pc, all of my files were intact, just applications and features were removed. Then I installed Microsoft Office ...
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Microsoft Office 2016 Add-ins are missing after installation

Both upgrade and new installation of Microsoft Office 2016, my custom made Add-ins are not showing. I tried uninstall, re install the Custom made Add-ins but no luck. It was working perfectly in ...
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How to stop Office Outlook 2010 from butchering links in the emails that I send out?

At work we use Outlook 2010 for our emails: Recently I faced an issue when I was trying to email a link to our partner that was chopped into pieces by Outlook's need to break text into paragraphs. ...
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Microsoft Office programs do not open following update

I've just turned on my laptop. I was using Word and Excel not one hour ago. Now when I open any file (or either application directly) nothing happens. My computer doesn't crash or lag, but neither ...
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Copy Sent mail from shared mailboxes into own sent folder O365 Exchange online

my users have this forced: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2181579 Which means every mail they sent from a shared mailbox is stored in the sent items of the shared mailbox. We don't want ...
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How can I force all Microsoft Office apps to the top on start?

Is there an easy way (i.e. group policy) to force all Microsoft Office apps (Word, Excel, PP, Outlook) to the top? I'm looking for something like the "Always on Top" option from Windows Task Manager. ...
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How to toggle spell checking quickly in Microsoft Word [duplicate]

It would help if there is a way to toggle the underlining on and off programmatically, assigning the command to a button to enable me to toggle with a single click. It is a pain to go through the ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 keeps freezing after Windows 7 cloning

I clone Windows 7 installation with all programs together with Microsoft Office 2010. After applying image to new PC - all Office programs freeze after a few minutes of running and I have to force ...
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Line Spacing Issues when Exporting to Powerpoint (pptx) from Google Slides

I exported a Google Slides presentation to Powerpoint (pptx). I then opened it using Microsoft Powerpoint Viewer. Unfortunately, the line spacing of the text boxes appear too spaced out. I didn't ...
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How to auto-update exports of a document?

Assuming I have a document Report.docx which gets frequently updated and has exports as say Report.pdf and Report.md. How do I adjust Word to automatically update the PDF and Markdown-Versions of the ...
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Code background from Visual Studio

I want to paste some code in my Word document from Visual Studio 2016, but the text has a white background. For readability I want to keep the formatting and the colors of the code. When I try to ...
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Excel 2013 not starting properly

At our office we all work with Office 2013. Today one of our employees was unable to start Excel. It seems that the program does start, but only shows a very limited screen: I am unable to minimize, ...
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Displaying multiple subpages in MS Office OneNote

Is there some way to set up the view in MicroSoft OneNote so that all of the subpages of a page can be displayed simultaneously on one page?
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Office 2016/O365 default file locations in GPO

I am currently in the process of rolling out 2016/365 and need to create a GPO so that the files are by default stored in the user's Documents folder. I am not able to locate the place to configure ...
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Power Point: How do I generate this character in mathcal?

(Mathcal is a font used in Latex https://proofwiki.org/wiki/Symbols:%5Cmathcal) I have posted the question on Tex SE and it was closed http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/313269/how-to-use-...
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Microsoft Office VERY Slow Opening Files on Network Shares

I manage several computers running Windows 7 with Microsoft Office 2010 and Microsoft Office 2013. Our users store and access many of the Microsoft Office files on a network share. For a typical file ...