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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

0
votes
1answer
15 views

Why is copy paste losing all formatting by default?

Lately whenever i copy paste something (in particular within Office) by default i lose all formatting. To copy the formatting have to retry copying the content several times before it works. So far i ...
-1
votes
1answer
17 views

Word file Error [on hold]

I was working on a Word file in office and copied the file to a USB memory to continue editing on my house's computer. When I opened the file I found that the Last Modified date was 26/2/2015 but, ...
-1
votes
2answers
28 views

Math equations on black background

I am preparing a PowerPoint presentation and I need to include mathematical notations. I don't think that Microsoft Equation is able to print in white. I can write my equations in MathJax but it ...
0
votes
2answers
11 views

Make numbers copied from Excel to Word use minus sign instead of hyphen to avoid wrapping

When you copy a negative number from Excel to Word, a hyphen/minus (Unicode -) is used instead of a proper minus sign (Unicode −). This causes text to wrap after the hyphen (you ...
-1
votes
2answers
23 views

Is KB948943 included in Office 2007 SP3

It's an old hotfix (released February 15, 2008) and it does not show on the list of hotfixes included with Office 2007 SP3 but the list only goes back to 2009. Does anyone know?
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Is there a way to change Windows 7 theme without changing Office?

I'd like to use this Steam-inspired theme: http://yorgash.deviantart.com/art/Steam-VS-for-Windows-7-449032822 But when I use the theme, it changes the color scheme in Office 2013, making it pretty ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Excel: Find&Replace issue

I'm trying to find out, how to replace only those substrings (in my case it is ,_ where _ is a space), which starts at the beginning of the cell. I suppose, the solution should be like this regex: ...
1
vote
1answer
18 views

MS Office 2013 refers to old file server

I recently changed to new file server. After the old one was shutdown MS Office 2013 has become nearly unusable. Almost always when I click something on the Office program it freezes and goes to not ...
-6
votes
0answers
27 views

Who do I contact for consulting about Visio Trial error? [on hold]

I want to actually reach someone in Microsoft about the errors I've been getting with my installation of their free trial version of MS Visio 2013. Long story short, I accidentally installed and tried ...
0
votes
2answers
21 views

How could I set a Text Highlight Color—not cell shading—for a specific text within an Excel cell?

How could I set a Text Highlight Color—not cell shading—for a specific text within an Excel cell? Illustrative Example: This is a screenshot from OneNote of what I need to do on Excel also: link ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Office Word 2007 menu disabled for specific file

Guys i need serious help. I have been working on my project for weeks and suddenly i am unable to edit my document. The text, image, citation and caption are all highlighted in grey and the menu are ...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

Convert text in PowerPoint 2011 to MP3 audio? [closed]

I know it's technically impossible to convert PowerPoint to MP3s. What I really want is to have a speech synthesizer create an MP3 file with at least the key points from each PowerPoint slide. ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Given a ppt file, is it possible to save it as a template?

I'm using MS PowerPoint and I would like to use a template I found in a pptx file. How can it be saved in the template library to be used later..?
-1
votes
0answers
23 views

Having issues opening a docx: “Illegal qualified name character”

My SO sent me a file she's been working on that she can no longer open. I have a feeling she might be SOL after a quick google but figured I'd ask here first. Exact error msg: We're sorry. We ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Add Custom Image library to Microsoft Office

Does Microsoft Office support the ability to use a custom image library so that we can ensure images are 'on brand'? We have an internal image library in SharePoint which should be used for all ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Powerpoint SlideShows which show pages not in the slideshow

As a PowerPoint 2003 user, I made extensive use of slideshows that - upon clicking on an item on the screen (i.e. a shape with a hyperlink) - jumped to page in the same PowerPoint file which is not in ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

“Incompatible Office products are installed on your machine” when opening Office documents or browsing OneDrive or SharePoint Site

I'm running Office 2013 Pro Plus 32-bit (MSI-based) on Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. When trying to open an Excel, Word, or PowerPoint documents I get this error message: Sorry, we can't perform this ...
2
votes
0answers
20 views

Save a autorecovered word document with the original file name

Word auto-recovers documents that were not saved properly. Occasionally, our network reboots computers, if I have left a document open (which I do often) to continue working on it the next day, the ...
0
votes
4answers
46 views

How to get current document path to clipboard in Microsoft Office applications?

How I can get full path of current document into clipboard when working with Microsoft Office applications? I'm mostly interested in Word and Excel. Example: I have open the following file in Excel: ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Hide Some Data Labels but Not Others

I've created an excel graph that has colored bars based on their values. There are 6 series: 5 4 3 2 1 NA. I have figured out how to hide the zeroes when they show up in the 1 2 3 4 5 series but can't ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

How to create formatted tooltips in Microsoft Word

Some documents I saw years ago have a feature that, when a word ismouseovereda small popup is displayed with info in it, and when the mouse is moved away from the word, the small popup closes. Maybe ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Do Office 365 monthly subscription (the plans including desktop software) include upgrades to newer Office products e.g. Office 2016

Is there any documentation around whether a Microsoft Office 365 subscription (the plans including desktop software) includes upgrades to newer Office desktop products? e.g. upgrading from Office 2013 ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Word Document Saving very slowly

I am proving support for a user who is using office 2007 on a windows XP machine. When saving a word document, the application hangs for more than a minute or two before saving. Excel and powerpoint ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Office 365 Home - without the monthly paper invoices

I like the new Office 365 subscription, and I want to subscribe. But every time I gave it a try (one month each), I received a paper invoice a few weeks/days later. Is there a way I could subscribe ...
-4
votes
1answer
78 views

Embedding files in Word document so hyperlinks to them still works when files are moved or deleted

In Microsoft Word I can create hyperlinks to files by selecting text and clickingInsert->Hyperlink. But if the file is deleted or the document itself is moved to another machine the link is broken... ...
-1
votes
0answers
14 views

Issues with recording narration on PowerPoint

MS PPT 2013 SP1 Experiencing issues with recording narration on PowerPoint slides. Each slide is only allowing me to record 20 seconds of narration. Deleted %Temp% files to solve this problem, ...
-5
votes
1answer
17 views

Microsoft Office 2010

I installed Microsoft Office 2010 on my new computer, but when I rebooted the computer after installation, nothing happened. I don't see Office 2010 icons on my desktop. I see three different files ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

Auto align left equations in Office Word 2013?

Is there option for aligning left equations that are inserted in new row (automatically). Every new equation has option Center.
3
votes
1answer
22 views

Office 2013 - Save Window issue

I am unable to see the list of files in my SaveAs window. I am also not able to adjust it. is there some setting that I can change? My SaveAs window looks like this: Edit: When I click HideFolders, ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How can I create a web form using Microsoft Word?

I have a Word file that I want use on a website. I want to convert it to template with fields. I created a template with multiple fields, but they are not named for use on the website. How can I ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Office 2013 (retail) reinstall without Microsoft Account access

After Windows 8.1 re-install, I need to re-install Office 2013 retail copy. I have valid Office Product Key, but no access to my microsoft account that Office is associated with. Any solutions to ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Where to save own PowerPoint 2013 templates to show at start screen?

Do you know where to save own PowerPoint 2013 templates/themes to show them at the PowerPoint start screen? If you start PowerPoint 2013 the start screen shows several pre-defined templates/themes. I ...
0
votes
3answers
33 views

How to crop a picture in MS Office 2013 environment?

I have upgraded the MS Office to Office 2013, now I have a problem of how to crop a picture. Before, in Office 2010, there was "Office Picture Manager" which was very helpful tool to manage your ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

doc-docx-txt files got infected with .fgqrpib extension

My doc-docx-txt files got infected. They seem like this *.DOCX.fgqrpib *.DOC.fgqrpib *.TXT.fgqrpib I delete .fgqrpib extension but I couldn't open the file Please help me!
0
votes
1answer
24 views

What interface does Windows 7 use to search office documents?

I was wondering how Windows 7 searches the content of Word documents. Does it use the same office COM objects used for automation (the ones VBA uses)? This would mean that your would not be able to ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

MS Office 2003 crashes when I try to use “Edit links to files” in Word

I have a 220 page document with about 100 images linked (not embedded or "inserted"). I want to save all of them in the current document. I do the following: Office Button > Prepare > Edit Links to ...
-1
votes
1answer
14 views

Setting a specific xlsx file to always open a unique EXCEL.EXE process

I have an excel file that contains some visual basic forms used for data validation and entry. However, I'd like to be able to copy and paste from other open spreadsheets occasionally. The problem is ...
1
vote
1answer
18 views

change Office 2013 to LTR

I purchased Microsoft Office 2013 with Hebrew package (RTL language). But I want to change the toolbars to be left-to-right like the rest of the world... Does someone know how to do it?
0
votes
0answers
18 views

How to set default font and font size in Microsoft Office Publisher 2013

I am running MS Office Publisher2013 and I find it a big hassle to change the default font, which is Calibri (Body) - Size 10 to Arial - Size 15 every time I create a textbox. In Word you can press ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Microsoft Office Word 2007 Table of contents copy paste not perfect

I copy pasted my graduation work from one word document to another to use different kind of template my university provided. Everything is good except two things inside table of contents. Program ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Customizing Outlook 2013 to avoid message content from email listing

I need to make the listing of emails to be more compact. Inorder to make it compact, I need to remove the message section (first line of message as highlighted in yellow in the image below) from the ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Printer won't print with office or wordpad but other apps can print

One day I printed a document from MS word but nothing happened. I tried again with excel and wordpad, nothing. I reinstalled office (2007 - after too 2010) and the driver (the last update) and tried ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Word 2013 displaying link as { HYPERLINK “http://domain.com/” }

I must have somehow triggered a setting in Microsoft Office Word 2013 Service Pack 1, where hyperlinks are displayed per the following screenshot: Any thoughts on how to revert this back to ...
0
votes
2answers
29 views

Microsoft office 2013 freeze (not open) after working on another app for sometime

I have a problem with my microsoft office (not just word, but all microsoft office products). When i open a page, either word, excel, powerpoint .., the page working good, then if i click Alt+tab to ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Outlook 2013 “forgets” settings after few minutes

I am using Outlook 2013 on Windows 7. I want my Outlook to show number of unread messages in inbox instead of total number of messages in my inbox. I have made the change according to "Method B" of ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

some PPT/PDF/DOC files got infected with wmvvhlb file extension

In my Pc, some ppt and doc files got infected with .wmvvhlb extension. I googled for this .wmvvhlb file extension repair, but no results at all. I am not able to open those files with microsoft ...
0
votes
1answer
8 views

How to change the time when applying rules of outlook 2013

I'm looking for a way to change the time when applying my rules of outlook 2013. For example, i want to move mails to a folder when i change categorize of mail.But when i edit the rule, outlook ...
0
votes
2answers
32 views

WordArt for Office 2013

OK... so I have a shiny new copy of Office 2013. (AKA Office 365) I set out today to make some WordArt in the shape of a pennat flag. However, there is not option to change the shape of the WordArt ...
-1
votes
1answer
45 views

Install two different versions of Office on Windows7

I have installed Office 2007 and Office 2013 on my Windows 7 laptop. Both of them are installed under C: Program Files (x86). However, whenever I tried to open Office 2013, it always opens Office ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Microsoft Project : How to change RTL to LTR?

How can I change Microsoft project 2010 from RTL (right to left) to LTR?